Digital Issue 4, Apr 2019
ETHOS Digital Edition Issue 4
Public service work is complex but also collaborative. We do better by working with others and by learning from their experiences and perspectives. In this issue of ETHOS Digital Edition, we have gathered a number of conversations with public sector veterans who share their insights gleaned from working on areas of interest to not just Singapore but also governments around the world.
What's new in this issue
In this issue of ETHOS Digital Edition, public sector veterans from around the world discuss the future of governance in the digital age. Also, our more experienced colleagues share quick tips on how to do better at work in a new feature: PRO TIP.
Nancy Chahwan discusses how the public service can remain nimble and adaptive in a digital society.
In an interview with ETHOS, Yap Chin Beng, Senior Advisor, HDB, shares his insights on building Singapore's first "Vertical Kampung".
Speaking with ETHOS on two separate occasions, Australia’s Stephanie Foster and Finland’s Sirpa Kekkonen reflect on what their governments are doing to be adaptive for the future.
Partners in the NEICP reflect on how they have come together to help vulnerable children in their community in an integrated and holistic manner.
In this edition of the Ethos Roundtable, participants of the 11th Leaders in Governance Programme reflect on the challenges of an increasingly diverse citizenry and how a younger generation of public officers must avoid complacency while sustaining trust in government.