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Strengthening policy capability: New Zealand's Policy Project

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Tue 31 May 2022

In 2017, Sally Washington (Inaugural Director of the Policy Project) and Michael Mintrom

Free and Frank Advice & Policy Stewardship

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Tue 31 May 2022

Good policy decisions, informed by free and frank advice, optimise services and results for New Zealanders, including future generations.

Policy Skills Framework: Co-design workshop – 24 June 2015

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Mon 4 Apr 2022

In this workshop we took the first steps towards co-creating a policy specific skills framework by describing the knowledge and skills of the modern policy professional.

Launch of the Policy Project frameworks: Andrew Kibblewhite speech

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Thu 31 Mar 2022

On 23 August 2016, the Prime Minister and the Head of the Policy Profession officially launched the Policy Project’s three policy improvement frameworks.

Legislation Design and Advisory Committee: What you need to know

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Tue 29 Mar 2022

Matthew Green from the Legislation Design and Advisory Committee delivered this presentation at the August 2021 Policy Forum held by the Policy Project.

Regulatory Stewardship: legislative tools for the adaptation of regulatory systems

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Tue 29 Mar 2022

Denny Kudrna from the Regulatory Stewardship Team at the Treasury delivered this presentation at the Policy Project's August 2021 forum on policy and law.

Lifting the quality of policy advice on issues involving law reform

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Tue 29 Mar 2022

Eliza Prestidge-Oldfield from Policy Project in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet delivered this webinar in 2021.

Overview of the interim evaluation of the Policy Project

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Tue 15 Mar 2022

Policy Community Engagement Tool

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Fri 28 Jan 2022

The Government is addressing how it engages with people and communities, so they can have a stronger voice in the design, development and implementation of policies and programmes that affect them.

Encouraging Sustainable Food Choices

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Wed 24 Nov 2021

Climate Change and Behaviour Change

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Wed 24 Nov 2021

Survey results: Community engagement in government policy making

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Thu 29 Jul 2021

As part of its work on Commitment 5 of the Open Government Partnership 2018−2021 National Action Plan, the Policy Project carried out a survey of policy advisors, community representatives and their networks, and engagement specialists.

Demonstration Project Report: Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy

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Mon 21 Dec 2020

As part of its Open Government Partnership work programme, the Policy Project has produced a report on the impact of engagement on the development and implementati

Policy Quality Framework summary

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Mon 7 Dec 2020

These standards will help you assess and improve the quality of your agency’s written policy and other advice, and whether it is fit for purpose.

Start Right: Green Light Framework

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Start Right: Green Light Framework

The Green Light Framework below lets you record the things you learned during the Exploration phase.  

Policy Skills Framework - Map your policy skills profile

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

The Policy Skills Framework describes the knowledge, applied skills, and behaviour policy practitioners require to be able to produce quality advice.

Policy Skills Framework - Map your team’s policy skills profile

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

This tool applies the Policy Skills Framework, which describes the knowledge, applied skills, and behaviour expected of policy practitioners.

Guide to the Ministerial Policy Satisfaction Survey

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

The Ministerial Policy Satisfaction Survey is used by agencies to assess their minister's satisfaction with the services provided by the policy function. The survey is used for:

Inland Revenue case study: Improving policy capability

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Improving policy capability

A case study of Inland Revenue’s experience of applying the Policy Capability Framework, and their commitment to using it as a health check every six months.

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Inland Revenue case study: Improving policy capability

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

A case study of Inland Revenue's experience of applying the Policy Capability Framework, and their commiment to using it as a health check every six months.

Applying the Policy Capability Framework to improve future policy performance

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

This resource describes the main features of the Policy Capability Framework and explains how to apply the review tool to improve policy capability.

 

 

Full Development Pathways Tool

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Purpose of this document

Full Policy Quality Framework

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Quality Standards for written policy and other advice

Developing papers with the Policy Quality Framework

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Checklist for reviewing papers in development

Using the Policy Quality Framework to assess papers – a guide on panels and processes

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

A guide on panels and processes for assessing policy advice papers

Start Right Guide

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Start Right Guide

Guidance on how to get policy projects off to a great start

This document outlines how to apply the Start Right approach to initiating a policy project, so it is set up for quality and success.

Policy Capability Framework: review tool

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

 

 

Guide to the Ministerial Policy Satisfaction Survey

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

This is the HTML version of the Guide to the Ministerial Policy Satisfaction Survey, also available as PDF.

Policy Skills Framework

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Policy Skills Framework

The Policy Skills Framework describes the mix of knowledge, skills and behaviours a modern policy practitioner requires – to be able to deliver quality policy advice. 

Start Right: Commissioning Conversation Prompts

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Fri 27 Nov 2020

Open, early Commissioning Conversations are the starting point for quality policy.

Start Right: Green Light Framework

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Fri 27 Nov 2020
Start Right: Green Light Framework

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