21st Century Libraries Restricted244 members Local Government Association network
21st Century Libraries KHub is to help councils look at, develop, and collaborate on different ways to deliver library services, and maintain or if possible improve service quality at less cost. It is run by the Local Government Association (LGA) and Arts Council England (ACE) in collaboration with local authorities.
A group with a shared interest in additional needs for education. The group brings together local authority special education needs experts with staff from 16-19 commissioning. Some community members are also involved with the LGA Additional Needs Expert Group and use this CoP to share information between themselves and with others in local authorities.
Adult Safeguarding Community of Practice Restricted926 members Local Government Association network
Supports development and dissemination of Safeguarding Adults work, designed to help local councils and their partners fulfil their safeguarding responsibilities in relation to adults in vulnerable circumstances.
Alcohol Entertainment and Events Licensing Restricted587 members Local Government Association network
A forum to discuss all aspects of licensing for events, sale of alcohol, and regulation of entertainment. It offers a place for councils to share effective practice, discuss issues and develop innovative ideas.
It is restricted to council officers, councillors, and police officers using their gov.uk or equivalent e-mails.
Apprenticeship Levy Group 2016-2020 Restricted11 members Local Government Association network
The group will help share practice and ROI of the Apprenticeship Levy which comes into force in April 2017.
This group is currently under construction, please bear with us as we build a first rate group for our members. We will be adding various pieces of information over the next few months, and encourage our members to treat this as an open forum to share information and best practice
Be a councillor Open63 members Local Government Association network
Local government is only as vibrant, effective and relevant as the people elected to run it. We are encouraging councils, regional organisations and local parties to support the 'Be a councillor' campaign by running a local version tailored to your particular area.
CLIP Open226 members Local Government Association network
CLIP is the Central Local Information Partnership. It enables central and local government to work together to develop efficient and effective statistical information. It aims to foster communication between the different parts of central and local government so that statistical and related issues are better understood, and identify interesting examples where local and central government work together to generate useful information.
The Childhood Obesity Information Exchange is open to all councils and other stakeholders interested in sharing information and development around interventions which require a whole system approach.
The Children's Improvement Board has been informed that it will no longer be receiving funding from DfE for 2013-14. Due to this, the group will not be actively facilitated after 12 July 2013 but all the resources posted on the group will remain available and open to access. For more news on services for children and young people see the "Safeguarding Children" KHub group.
This group has been set up to provide a forum for discussion, and facilitate and encourage sharing of tools and knowledge across the regional data networks for children's services.
The Knowledge Hub Global group is for everyone interested in the global expansion of public service knowledge exchange via the Knowledge Hub.
Join in with peers dedicated to building effective online groups that inspire innovative exchange across public services all around the world. Once you join, add your introduction.
New to KHub? Please register and return here to join.
This group is championed by online engagement pioneer Steven Clift.
We look forward to welcoming you all to Elvas for our 2016 UDITE Congress. This year we will discuss good governance, the future of Europe, integrating migrants, compare the competences of Europe's local authority chief executives and network with colleagues from across Europe. The congress will be hosted by ATAM Portugal and will involve chief executives from across Europe, representatives for the European institututions and business partners from the private sector.
We’re bringing Public Communicators together from across Europe to share ideas and best practices.
After all, public sector communications across Europe face similar problems every day, not just every October. So share your ideas and your problems - someone, somewhere in Europe, will probably have the answer.
Welcome to Connect-Ed. This is a meeting space for educators interested in developingR&D processes leading to a self-improving education system. You are invited to join to keep up to date with research and development and training activities- or even create, lead or join working communities. See www.connect-ed.ac.uk. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
A group for school and local authority representatives responsible for managing and maintaining buildings and construction projects on school sites. For sharing best practice and ideas about securing and allocating funding, approaches to asset management, securing competent contractors and the management of successful construction projects.