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June 18 - June 21, 2019
IIAS-Lien 2019 Conference

June 18 - June 19, 2019
ESF to ESF+: Ensuring Success in 2014-2020 and Preparing for 2021-2027

June 20 - June 21, 2019
The Successful Implementation of the 2021-2027 Programmes Starts Now: Concrete Steps to be Prepared

June 27 - June 30, 2019
Everything in its Place – Empowering Local and Regional Communities

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Anti-fraud and Audit of the European Social Fund (ESF) 2014-2020 and 2021-2027

June 28 - June 28, 2019
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The Current State of the European Union — Ten Years after the Entry of the Treaty of Lisbon (full co

July 3 - July 4, 2019
GDPR: a Practical Guide for non-Data Protection Officers

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European Public Procurement, PPP/Private Finance and Concessions

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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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