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Three Steps to Selecting Great Trainers for the Public Sector

August 2021
2021-08-19
Global

Training is a critical part of every organisation’s staff development ecosystem. Good training can motivate and inspire employees, build culture and esprit de corps, impart essential workplace skills and knowledge, and give people a safe space to reflect, share views and build competency. Governments worldwide spend billions of dollars collectively on public sector training. How can governments choose the best trainers to conduct courses and workshops for public servants?

Type:
Research

CIG, Philippines' Department of Health & IDinsight Deliver Policy Design in Public Health Programme

August 2021
2021-08-16
Philippines

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) collaborated with the Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) and IDinsight to design and deliver the Policy Design and Administration in Public Health Programme for 30 officers in the DOH from 4 to 11 August 2021.

Type:
Programmes

CIG and Zambia’s NHIMA Conduct Workshop on Performance Management and Leadership

August 2021
2021-08-06
Zambia

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) has collaborated with Zambia's National Health Insurance Management Authority (NHIMA) to design and deliver a set of Performance Management and Leadership Workshops for Senior Leaders and Managers between 28 July 2021 and 6 August 2021.

Type:
Programmes

BIGD and CIG Sign MOU to Enhance Public Service Delivery in Bangladesh and Beyond

July 2021
2021-07-06
Bangladesh

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) and Bangladesh’s BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on 6 July 2021. The MOU establishes a partnership between both organisations to drive collaboration in designing innovative capacity building initiatives, the delivery of capacity building initiatives, the joint development of knowledge products, and communities of practice for public officers in Asia.

Type:
Partnerships

Finland Takes Top Spot in 2021 Chandler Good Government Index

April 2021
2021-04-26
Global

The first Chandler Good Government Index (The “CGGI”, or the “Index”) launched today in Singapore. It is the world’s most comprehensive index of effective national government. It has been designed, by the Chandler Institute of Governance, to show the importance of investing time and energy into enhancing the skills of public servants and the structures they operate within in order to deliver a better, more sustainable future.

Type:
Announcements

The Chandler Good Government Index 2021 Virtual Launch Event

April 2021
2021-04-05
Global

We invite you to attend the inaugural launch of the Chandler Good Government Index on 26 April 2021 at 9:30am UTC/GMT. The Chandler Good Government Index is an annual index that measures the effectiveness of governments in 104 countries across the world.

Type:
Events

CIG Conducts Leadership Programme for Public Officials in Punjab, India

February 2021
2021-02-03
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) collaborated with Punjab’s (India) Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration (MGSIPA) to design and deliver the Foundational Leadership Programme for Provincial Civil Service (PCS) officers from 2 to 6 February 2021.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and Punjab’s (India) PSIEC Collaborate to Enhance Industrial Park Planning and Management

February 2021
2021-02-03
India

CIG is collaborating with the Punjab Small Industries and Export Corporation (PSIEC) in India to design and deliver the Planning, Developing, and Managing Successful Industrial Parks Programme from 2 February to 3 March 2021. The virtual programme supports the enhancement of industrial park planning, development, management strategies, and improves the ease of doing business and job creation in the State of Punjab.

Type:
Programmes

CIG and Vietnam’s NAPA Conduct Workshop on Working Effectively in an International Environment

December 2020
2020-12-17
Vietnam

Vietnam's National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) and the Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) gathered public sector officials, government practitioners, and academics for a workshop on Building Competency for Working in the International Environment on 17 December 2020.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and India's Invest Punjab Develop Programme to Enhance Investment Promotion Capabilities

November-December 2020
2020-12-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) is collaborating with India's Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion (Invest Punjab) to design and deliver the Investment Promotion Skills Development Programme from 18 November to 22 December 2020.

Type:
Programmes

CIG, LAD and MGSIPA Train Indian Public Leaders in Critical and Analytical Thinking

November 2020
2020-11-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) is collaborating with the Leadership Academy for Development (LAD) and Punjab's (India) Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration (MGSIPA) to design and deliver the Developing Confident and Critical Thinkers through Case Study Writing and Teaching programme from 16 to 27 November 2020.

Type:
Programmes

CIG Appoints New Member to its Advisory Council

August 2020
2020-08-01
Global

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) has appointed Mr Arvind Uppal, Chairman of Whirlpool India, as member of its Advisory Council on 13 August 2020.

Type:
Announcements

CIG and India's Invest Punjab Sign Collaboration Agreement to Promote Investment

May 2020
2020-05-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) and Pubjab's (India) Department of Investment Promotion through the Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion (Invest Punjab) have been working closely since 27 February 2020, to enhance investment promotion and management strategies to drive investments into the State of Punjab. A Collaboration Agreement was signed on 22 May 2020 between CIG and Invest Punjab.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG Appoints New Chairman and Board Member

March 2020
2020-03-01
Global

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) has appointed Mr Lee Kok Fatt as Chairman of its Board of Directors, and Dr Gyanendra Badgaiyan as a member of its Board of Directors. Both appointments will take effect on 1 March 2020.

Type:
Announcements

CIG and Punjab’s (India) MGSIPA Sign Agreement to Train Punjab Civil Service Leaders and Officers

March 2020
2020-03-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) will work closely with Punjab’s (India) Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration (MGSIPA) to enhance Punjab’s government training and leadership development systems.

Type:
Partnerships

Enhancing Investment Promotion and Civil Service Training with Government of Punjab, India

February 2020
2020-02-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) and the Government of Punjab, India, entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on 26 February 2020 to drive collaborations in the areas of enhancing the quality and effectiveness of civil service training, and the attractiveness of Punjab as an investment destination

Type:
Partnerships

Enhancing Trust in Investments with India’s Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion

February 2020
2020-02-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) and India’s Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion (Invest Punjab) began a partnership on 27 February 2020 to enhance the strategies and processes for engaging investors and encouraging investments in Punjab. This partnership takes place under a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Punjab formalised on 26 February 2020.

Type:
Partnerships

Championing Trusted Public Leaders in Punjab (India) with MGSIPA

February 2020
2020-02-01
India

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) and Punjab’s (India) Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration (MGSIPA) began a partnership today to enhance the structure and quality of leadership development and training. MGSIPA is an Administrative Training Institute (ATI) at the Government of Punjab, engaged to impart quality training in various disciplines to officers and officials of the State Government and its Boards, as well as the undertaking of research studies.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and NAPA Sign MOU to Strengthen Vietnam’s Civil Service Training

January 2020
2020-01-04
Vietnam

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with Vietnam's National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) on 16 January 2020 to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between both organisations. The MOU builds upon previous meetings between both organisations in August and September 2019, and aims to enhance civil service training quality and leadership development in Vietnam.

Type:
Partnerships

Happy Holidays from CIG

December-January 2020
2020-01-03
Global

As 2019 draws to a close, the Chandler Institute of Governance would like to say a heartfelt thank you to all our partners for their support and partnership. We wish everyone all the best for the holidays and the New Year!

Type:
Announcements

CIG and Vietnam’s Civil Servants Share Insights on Public Demands and International Integration

December 2019
2019-12-01
Vietnam

Public sector officials and leaders, government practitioners and academics in Vietnam came together for the Human Resources Training for Public Employees to Meet Public Demands and International Integration Conference held on 6 December 2019 at the Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA) and Hanoi University of Home Affairs (HUHA).

Type:
Partnerships

J-PAL Co-Founders Awarded Nobel Prize for Economics in Anti-Poverty Research

October 2019
2019-10-01
Global

Esther Duflo, Abhijit Banerjee and Michael Kremer have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics on 14 October 2019 for transforming anti-poverty research and relief.

Type:
Announcements

CIG and Vietnam’s VASS Sign MOU to Establish Long-Term Partnership

September 2019
2019-09-01
Vietnam

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) on 26 September 2019 for the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between both organisations. The MOU signing builds upon a previous meeting between both organisations on 14 August to discuss areas of collaboration.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and Vietnam’s HUHA Begin Partnership on Case Studies Development

September 2019
2019-09-01
Vietnam

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with Vietnam’s Hanoi University of Home Affairs (HUHA) on 26 September 2019 to begin partnership on developing and using case studies. This follows the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that was signed on 13 August 2019.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and Vietnam’s HUHA Sign MOU to Establish Long-Term Partnership

August 2019
2019-08-01
Vietnam

Our team at the Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with Vietnam’s Hanoi University of Home Affairs (HUHA) on 13 August 2019 for the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between both organisations. The MOU aims to establish a partnership to improve public service quality through training and research.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG and Vietnam’s NAPA Conduct Working Session for NAPA Lecturers

August 2019
2019-08-01
Vietnam

The Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with the President of Vietnam’s National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA), Prof. Dr. Dang Xuan Hoan, on 13 August 2019 to discuss collaboration in research and training senior leaders at Vice Minister level.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG Meets Vietnam’s Minister for Home Affairs to Discuss Training and Research Collaboration

August 2019
2019-08-01
Vietnam

On 14 August 2019, our team at the Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) met with Minister Le Vinh Tan at the headquarters of Vietnam’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA), to discuss collaboration in training and research.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG’s Partner J-PAL South Asia Shares Journey in Supporting Governments

June 2019
2019-06-01
India

Our team at the Chandler Institute of Governance (CIG) was delighted to meet with our partner, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab South Asia (J-PAL South Asia), to learn more about their work with governments. Shobhini Mukerji, Executive Director; and Senior Policy Manager, Gautam Patel from J-PAL South Asia visited our office, and shared their current projects and future aspirations.

Type:
Partnerships

CIG Trains Costa Rica’s Civil Service in Human Resource Management

March-April 2019
2019-04-01
Costa Rica

On 25 March and 2 April, the Chandler Institute of Governance organised a programme on public sector human resource management and performance appraisal for the Costa Rica Directorate General for Civil Service (Dirección General de Servicio Civil).

Type:
Programmes

J-Pal South Asia Launches Governance Unit

March 2019
2019-03-01
India

With support from the Chandler Institute of Governance, J-PAL South Asia launched a Governance Unit. The unit will strengthen how they equip leaders and support governments to adopt an evidence-informed approach to decision-making that can improve citizens’ lives and set in place mechanisms to strengthen governance in India.

Type:
Partnerships