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April 24 - April 25, 2019
European Public Procurement, PPP/Private Finance and Concessions

April 24 - April 25, 2019
IASIA Regional Conference "Corruption, Ethics and Culture in Public Administration"

May 6 - May 8, 2019
Internal, External and Performance Audit of EU Funded Programmes and Projects: 2014-2020 and 2021-20

May 6 - May 7, 2019
Seminario Europeo de Contratación Pública

May 7 - May 8, 2019
European Defence and Security Procurement

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GDPR and How to Conduct a Data Protection Audit

May 10 - May 11, 2019
Archetypes and Public Administration: Strategies of Sustainable Development

May 15 - May 16, 2019
Competitive Dialogue and Negotiated Procedures Master Class

May 15 - May 16, 2019
Competitive Dialogue and Negotiated Procedures Master Class

May 20 - May 24, 2019
free Web Tools in Education: Another way to Teach and to Learn

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The Call for applications for the European Public Sector Award — EPSA 2019

CU Summer School 2019

Central European Journal of Public Policy

5th International Governance Olympiad, Bucharest, Romania, Spring 2019

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION IN A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY

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Strategic Human Resources Management: data available!

Recommendation of the Council on OECD Legal Instruments

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” - Call for papers 15.3.2019

Publications / Other Interesting Publications (no NISPAcee)

The Capacity to Govern: a Report to the Club of Rome

Yehezkel Dror

Date: 2001

ISBN: 0-7146-8314-0

Publisher:

Order contact: Hardcopy not available

This book diagnoses contemporary governments as obsolete and proposes changes in values, structures, staffing, public understanding and political culture to equip governance for the radically novel challenges of the twenty-first century. It also discusses the need for radical improvements in global government to cope with dangers such as mass killing terrorism up to the possible necessity for a ‘Global Leviathan’. This is the first Report dealing with governance commissioned and approved by the Club of Rome, testifying to the significance of this book

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Part 1 Leitmotif - redesigning governance for guiding global transformations: mission - improving capacities to govern; foundations in political philosophy.
Part 2 The problematic: unprepared societies and obsolete governance; predicaments and opportunities; political culture and obstacles.
Part 3 Redesign requirements: gearing for higher-order tasks; a "feature model" of high-quality governance.
Part 4 The resolution: approaches to redesign; fostering "raison d'humanite"; virtues against vices; empowering the people with public affairs enlightenment; refashioning governance elites; on rulership; deepening policy reflection; qualifying in "fuzzy-gambling"; improving the central minds of government; restructuring governance architecture; governing private power; making global governance more resolute; augmenting oversight; gearing governance for crises; strengthening the autonomy of high-quality government; finale - governance redesign pending a quantum leap.

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