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‘Body of work’ needed on slavery in supply chains

Experts say the Modern Slavery Act will significantly impact how governments and companies procure goods and services, so why aren’t more procurement managers ready?

The new ‘mission critical’ for councils eyeing automation

Edge computing is the key to helping governments unlock the potential of automated technology and create more agile services, a specialist argues.

Climate change a challenge to infrastructure, assets

Governments at all levels are facing mounting costs from a range of climate-related threats to infrastructure and transport, according to a Senate inquiry.

Councils feel the pinch on climate change

Senate inquiry lays bare the climate change conundrum facing local governments, which are expected to manage local impacts but have limited resources to do so.

Delving into data: visualising needs in evolving areas

The complexities of a dynamic region like Western Sydney present myriad challenges to governments but spatial science can help service planning and delivery.

‘Talent pool’ saves $33m in redundancy and recruitment  

Exclusive: A new system of assessing and matching departmental staff whose roles are affected by large-scale reform could help avoid mass redundancies.

How Estonia built the world’s ‘most advanced digital society’

From monitoring the economy in real time to mapping the genome of a population, Estonia’s government continues to push the limits of digital delivery in public services.


The business risk of Shadow IT

Recent high-profile security breaches highlight the dangers of using email as an unsecure communications channel with individuals outside an organisation.


Sustainable solutions for tenants: the final frontier

Embedded energy networks enable buildings to generate their own energy, distributed to those occupying the site, so developers and asset owners can take lifecycle responsibility for energy use on their projects.



Top Security and Risk Management Trends

In research note, Gartner provides you with insight in to key trends around security and risk management.

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