Civil Service Quarterly editorial team

In conversation: Dr Martin Parkinson, Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Australian Government

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Dr Martin Parkinson, Australia’s equivalent of our Cabinet Secretary, gives his views on subjects ranging from the challenges facing the UK after it exits the EU, to bridging the gap between policy development and implementation, and rebuilding the public’s trust in the institutions that serve them.

The CSQ Interview: Selvin Brown, Diversity & Inclusion Champion, Government Communication Service

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In July 2017, the Government Communication Service (GCS) launched its second Diversity and Inclusion Strategy. We interviewed Selvin Brown, Director, Engagement and Policy, HSE, and GCS Diversity & Inclusion Champion, to put the strategy in context.