Global Breezes – September 2014

On September 24, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Good Governance Sources As a long-time public service junky, every morning when I take my second cup of coffee and sit down to read the local newspaper – which for me has been the Palm Beach Post for the past 10 years – I rarely miss the daily outing of bad governance. I’m surprised that […]

 

Global Breezes – August 2014

On August 29, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

2015 Pre-Conference Forum Thinking ahead to our Section event at the ASPA Conference in Chicago on Friday, March 6 of next year, what we have in mind is moderated roundtable discussions and applied presentations that explore 21st century solutions to current day challenges – both here in the States and elsewhere around the globe. Given […]

 

Global Breezes – July 2014

On July 31, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

SPMP International Exchange in Romania Now into the second year of a professional partnership with the Romanian Review of Local Public Administration (rrAPL), our Section-led delegation recently returned from an exhilarating, multi-lateral event in Romania – a 10-day international exchange that explored challenges to decentralization with national and local government leaders from across this emerging […]

 

Global Breezes – June 2014

On July 1, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Section Event in Romania We’re just back from a multi-lateral event with our counterparts in Romania – a 10-day international exchange that explored challenges to decentralization with national and local government leaders from across this emerging democracy. While the core group of international visitors consisted of more than 30 experienced practitioners, consultants, researchers and scholars […]

 

Global Breezes – May 2014

On May 31, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Practice-Oriented Event in Romania ASPA’s Section on Public Management Practice is continuing its collaboration with the Romanian Review of Local Public Administration  at a multi-lateral event in Romania from June 16-26, 2014. The 10-day international exchange explores variations on collaborative governance – what our Romanian counterparts characterize as The American Way – Calea Americană. The […]

 

Global Breezes – April 2014

On April 21, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Good Governance Exchange & Forum in Romania Having kicked off our practice-oriented exchange with Romania with a forum in Orlando and Miami this past fall and 2-day pre-conference forum in Washington DC last month, ASPA’s Section on Public Management Practice is continuing collaboration with our colleagues at the Romanian Review of Local Public Administration in […]

 

Global Breezes – March 2014

On March 29, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Good Governance Forum – Washington DC, March 14-15, 2014 The Section on Public Management Practice hosted a 2-day, pre-conference forum just prior to ASPA’s 75th annual conference in the nation’s capital. The forum – Strengthening Performance Accountability: Engaging Communities & Citizens in Shared Governance – brought together practitioners and researchers from around the world to […]

 

Global Breezes – February 2014

On March 2, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Good Governance Forum – Washington DC, Friday, March 14 – Saturday, March 15, 2014   As most of you know, ASPA’s Section on Public Management Practice will host a 2-day, pre-conference forum just prior to ASPA’s 75th anniversary event – March14-15. The forum – Strengthening Performance Accountability: Engaging Communities & Citizens in Shared Governance – […]

 

Global Breezes – January 2014

On January 5, 2014, in Global Breezes, by admin56

Azerbaijan’s Lopsided Urban Explosion In his commentary, Responding to Azerbaijan’s Brain Drain Challenge, Tural Abbasov demonstrates that within a few years of the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, thousands of educated and skilled Azerbaijanis became unemployed, leading to an external brain drain – or out-migration of skilled Azerbaijanis to Russia, Turkey, Western Europe […]

 

Global Breezes – November 2013

On November 27, 2013, in Global Breezes, by admin56

ASPA’s PA TIMES ONLINE Curbing Corruption through Increased Transparency & Accountability Check out these posts in the PA TIMES Online on how local communities can use broadband and e-government offerings to help curb corruption. Broadband, E-Government and Development – By William Hatcher: To succeed in the nation’s new economic realities, where creative class jobs are […]

 

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