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Birmingham – climate change and vulnerable communities
Birmingham's Climate Change Adaptation Partnership is putting health inequalities at the heart of its strategy. It's offering a range of tools and approaches to identify which communities will ne..
Published 25 February
Rating
80
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LG Inform – Headline Report
This report compares data about your authority for a range of services to that of other similar authorities. It allows you to examine your authority’s perfor..
Published 02 October 2019
Rating
50
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Embracing digital transformation - Lewisham Council
This case study sets out the benefits of becoming a more digital focused council.
Published 17 January
Rating
40
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LG Inform
A data tool maintained by the LGA that brings together more than 5,000 pieces of up-to-date performance, financial, demographic and other data about a council and its area, and presents it in cha..
Published 02 October 2019
Rating
30
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How Toronto Reined In Big Tech
An article in the New York Times on how Toronto plans to work with a private sector partner to develop as a 'smart city', but keep the data collected as a public asset.
Published 24 January
Rating
20
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Benefits of using an agile approach
A booklet guide outlining the benefits of using an agile approach produced from the LGA's Digital Channel Shift Programme
Published 18 November 2019
Rating
20
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The Trafford Data Lab
The Trafford Data Lab supports decision-making in Trafford, Greater Manchester, by revealing patterns in data through visualisation. Many data sources and free applications to support transformat..
Published 01 July 2019
Rating
20
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City Data Sharing Toolkit - Future Cities Catapult (Oct 2018)
Toolkit was launched by Future Cities catapult (now the Connected Places Catapult) on 25-Oct-2018. Claims to structure what an organisation has to think about and resolve / plan before it can r..
Published 01 July 2019
Rating
20
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Self-assessment tool for local government to measure and compare your understanding and use of data
This tool is designed to help you make an honest assessment of how advanced your organisation is at dealing with data. You can compare your assessment with others from your own organisation, and ..
Published 01 July 2019
Rating
20
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Essex County Council - Insight Blog
Insight blog, for all things research in Essex
Published 29 April
Rating
10
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LGA / ODI eLearning modules on better use of data and open data
The Local Government Association and the Open Data Institute worked in partnership in 2017/8 to develop a series of six online, free eLearning modules aimed at helping to inform users on the best..
Published 05 March
Rating
10
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Planning service: reducing costs and increasing income from new commercial services
Wycombe District Council reduced the annual cost of its planning service by £500,000 without cutting jobs. Client satisfaction and staff morale were maintain..
Published 03 March
Rating
10
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Wise Council: Insights From The Cutting Edge Of Data-Driven Local Government
This Nesta and LGA report, the second in the Local Datavores series, uses case study research to promote some of the more pioneering uses of data in local government. It features a wide range of ..
Published 30 January
Rating
10
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Designing Services: Scoping the Transaction
A guide to help service design by scoping out the transaction well at the start of the project.  This is part of Design Community's work to ensure government services are designed to meet user ne..
Published 27 December 2019
Rating
10
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Running a successful project
A booklet on how to run a successful project produced from the LGA's Digital Channel Shift Programme
Published 18 November 2019
Rating
10
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NHS Secondary use of data governance tool
This tool consists of six steps that help care systems to establish robust data governance for integrated care. These steps can be undertaken sequentially to provide an end-to-end solution, or ac..
Published 07 October 2019
Rating
10
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Transforming Outcomes for People, Places and Public Services
An article about a new community-based multi-agency approach that is demonstrating it can transform outcomes for people in Oldham and as a result is also generating savings for the public purse. ..
Published 05 September 2019
Rating
10
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Ideas to re-recruit social workers (LGA)
Many social workers have left their profession.  For some it has been a while since they left.  Whatever the reasons for their departure - perhaps a career break, caring for a family member - the..
Published 02 July 2019
Rating
10
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Innovate to save case studies (NESTA)
Innovate to Save was launched in 2017 and took eight projects through research and development to test their ideas for improving public services and generating cashable savings. These ..
Published 01 July 2019
Rating
10
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LGA Consultancy: workforce
The LGA has developed its thinking on workforce around five strategic themes: organisational development, pay and reward, recruitment and retention, skills development, leadership development.
Published 01 July 2019
Rating
10
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