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‘We imagine all of the worst-case outcomes’: How national security mandarins are watching the world

‘We imagine all of the worst-case outcomes’: How national security mandarins are watching the world

A Defence dep sec had outlined the “pessimistic” lens through which Australia’s national security officials must see the geopolitical circumstances given a structural power struggle that is set to elevate security risk over the next decade. According to Hugh Jeffrey, Defence deputy secretary for strategy, policy and industry, the peaceful
Report spells out Queensland integrity glow up

Report spells out Queensland integrity glow up

The Queensland government has mobilised a project team and committed $6.2 million to develop the foundation stages of a complaints clearinghouse for the state, following sweeping reforms recommended by an independent review. The 2024-25 budget funding was made after Peter Coaldrake suggested a clearing house was needed when he reviewed
A 10-point checklist for working with policy

A 10-point checklist for working with policy

If you’re responsible for operationalising government policy, it’s not always easy working across silos to deliver successfully. Different ways of working and uneven resourcing across directorates often lead to challenges. Barriers to working with policy from an operational perspective Barrier 1: Different business languages and working styles The same words

‘We imagine all of the worst-case outcomes’: How national security mandarins are watching the world

‘We imagine all of the worst-case outcomes’: How national security mandarins are watching the world
A Defence dep sec had outlined the “pessimistic” lens through which Australia’s national security officials must see the geopolitical circumstances given a structural power struggle that is set to elevate security risk over the next decade. According to Hugh Jeffrey, Defence deputy secretary for strategy, policy and industry, the peaceful

Report spells out Queensland integrity glow up

Report spells out Queensland integrity glow up
The Queensland government has mobilised a project team and committed $6.2 million to develop the foundation stages of a complaints clearinghouse for the state, following sweeping reforms recommended by an independent review. The 2024-25 budget funding was made after Peter Coaldrake suggested a clearing house was needed when he reviewed

A 10-point checklist for working with policy

A 10-point checklist for working with policy
If you’re responsible for operationalising government policy, it’s not always easy working across silos to deliver successfully. Different ways of working and uneven resourcing across directorates often lead to challenges. Barriers to working with policy from an operational perspective Barrier 1: Different business languages and working styles The same words