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data.gov.uk
Find data published by government departments and agencies, public bodies and local authorities. You can use this data to learn more about how government works, carry out research or build applic..
Published 01 July 2019
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Benchmarking Wales
Benchmarking Wales is the repository for local authority data. Here you'll be able to access a range of data developed by local government service areas and their regulators to support shared lea..
Published 01 July 2019
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10
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Focus on London - Poverty
A detailed analysis by the Greater London Authority (GLA) of poverty in London that reveals the scale and distribution of poverty in London
Published 01 July 2019
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Outcomes: local government peer challenge reports
Peer challenge is a proven tool for improvement facilitated by the Local Government Association (LGA). It is a process commissioned by a council and involves a small team of local government offi..
Published 01 July 2019
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10
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Guidelines for auditing data management systems
ISO 19011:2011 provides guidance on auditing management systems, including the principles of auditing, managing an audit programme and conducting management system audits, as well as guidance on ..
Published 01 July 2019
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Benchmarking at CIPFA
CIPFA is the chartered institute of public finance and accountancy.   This is their interactive tool for 100 individual comparative data sets (but this is charged for)
Published 01 July 2019
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The data evolution: a data maturity framework to help local government get more from their data
A data maturity framework that is developed into a self assessment tool to monitor data maturity of use in local authorities
Published 01 July 2019
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Digital Economy Act 2017 – Data Protection Changes (legal interpretations)
Summary of Digital Economy Act by Bird and Bird which affects data protection
Published 01 July 2019
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Open Data in Cities - European portal initiative
Use of open data in London one example alongside other European Citie
Published 01 July 2019
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Open innovation with data at the Open Data Institute (ODI)
ODI Leeds (open data institute) is an independent not-for-profit organisation funded by sponsors from local authorities, government, commercial, and academia, who all believe in the power of open..
Published 01 July 2019
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National Occupational Skills and Standards
Search for skills wanted e.g research, data analysis
Published 01 July 2019
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StatsUserNet community (Office of National Statistics - ONS)
The purpose of is to stimulate engagement between users, and between users and producers of official statistics. The site has news of interest to users, materials relating to relevant events, dis..
Published 01 July 2019
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Get started with data
Research suggests that only 13% of data projects reach completion, and of those that do, only 8% of leaders report being completely satisfied with the outcome. It’s therefore essential to kick of..
Published 01 July 2019
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Dudley Corporate Peer Challenge
The Council has articulated its key priorities in the Dudley Council Plan 2016-19. Informed by engagement with the Cabinet and Leadership Forum, the Plan sets out three priorities of ‘stronger, s..
Published 01 July 2019
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Formative evaluation of the ‘In One Place Programme’
The initiative aims to streamline the process of obtaining suitable local accommodation for people with complex health and social care needs, therefore providing an alternative to out-of-county r..
Published 01 July 2019
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Administrative Data Research Network
The Administrative Data Service and four (UK) Administrative Data Research Centres. Funding investment in research infrastructure to maximise the potential of administrative data as a resource fo..
Published 01 July 2019
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Datavores of Local Government
In looking at these emerging use cases for council data, we saw some of the factors which enable data use to lead to tangible improvements. Based on this, Here are eight ideas councils could look..
Published 01 July 2019
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Adur and Worthing District Councils - Rough sleepers support
Case study about Adur and Worthing District Councils' support for rough sleepers.
Published 01 July 2019
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Datavores in Local Government
​​​​​​​In looking at these emerging use cases for council data as part of a Nesta/LGA project in 2016, we saw some of the factors which enable data use to lead to tangible improvements. Based on ..
Published 01 July 2019
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Sevenoaks District Council - Customer focus
Case study about Sevenoaks District Council improving customer experience.
Published 28 June 2019
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