New Strategic Capabilities and Partnership Paradigms for Singapore’s Social Sector
Article - Cheryl Wu
Singapore's social compact can no longer rest on Government alone; cross-sector partnerships may better address increasingly complex social needs.
Ageing and Public Policy — A Global Perspective
Article - Andrew Kwok
Is there an impending ageing crisis? Two views predominate in the global discourse.
Opinion: Identities and Institutions—The Needs of a New Era
Opinion - Catherine Fieschi
Political scientist Catherine Fieschi believes that new institutions need to be fashioned in order to help societies and communities recreate meaning and purpose in light of new and emerging forms of identities.
Population and Policy
Interview - Joseph Chamie
As the former United Nations Chief Demographer, Dr Joseph Chamie is one of the world’s leading authorities on population change and movement. Speaking to Ethos, he outlined the implications of global demographic trends for public policy in Singapore and elsewhere.
Ageing Population: What to Expect and What to Do
Article - Norbert Walter
What will the global ageing trend mean for finance, investment and production? Professor Norbert Walter highlights the economic implications of ageing in the coming decades.
Five Tips for Leadership Transitions
Pro Tip - Aaron Maniam
A smooth transition is vital to a leader’s personal effectiveness and an organisation’s performance. Here’s how to make them work.
National Resilience: Developing a Whole-of-Society Response
Article - Charles Ng
A more robust society begins with clarity about shared priorities, risks, constraints and capabilities.
Perceptions of Fairness
Article - David Chan
The perceived fairness of process and treatment is as significant as outcomes when engaging employees, stakeholders or the public.
The Danish Negotiated Economy
Article - Ove K. Pedersen
Denmark thrives on a strategy of institutional competitiveness: policies, incentives and norms that create a whole-of-society comparative advantage.
Inclusive and Iterative Governance
Roundtable - Abdul Mutalib Pehin Dato Yusof, Bui Teh Giang
Two distinguished participants from Singapore’s 6th Leaders in Governance Programme discuss income inequality, talent and governance which balances the needs of the public with the challenges of the future.