The Netherlands is home to many first class public service innovations. iNetwork’s Louis Stockwell has spent the last six months in Leiden and here shares his first-hand experiences…
We have taken published documents about the impacts, and mitigating projects, of the site preparation and build of the proposed Hinkley Point Power Station, and republished them as ‘Linked Data’ using an open source publishing platform.
Co-operative Working is a uniquely innovative, outcome-focused approach to helping individuals and households to extricate themselves from crises which would ordinarily require costly and complex multiagency interventions.
Smarter Service Delivery (SSD) is an innovative project run within Carlisle City Council. The project
focuses on making improvements to the way customers access our services.
IG specialists have lacked the tools to keep pace with the technical development of interoperable systems that are the key to delivering integrated care in the public sector.
STAR Procurement, established February 2014, is the ground breaking shared procurement service connecting procurement between Stockport, Trafford and Rochdale Councils. The objectives of STAR are:
To promote a consistent approach to Social Value across GM, an AGMA Task and Finish Group led by Ian Brown (Manchester City Council’s Head of Procurement) worked with ENWORKS to create a social value policy and framework for Greater Manchester.
Trafford Innovation and Intelligence Lab was established in October 2014 to get the most amount of value out of data that exists about Trafford.
Future were commissioned to design the brand identity for Warrington Borough Council’s new website and supporting Get Online campaign.
The Fostering service is responsible for recruiting foster carers to look after our most vulnerable children, often at short notice and at times of crisis.