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More cuts to front-line services likely following Autumn Statement

Plaid Cymru – The Party Of Wales today warned that people should expect more cuts to Wrexham and Denbighshire’s front line services following today’s Spending Review by UK Chancellor George Osborne. 366 more words


Seventh CPC: Approach for simplification and rationalisation

The Seventh CPC like other Pay Commissions had been entrusted with the responsibility of evolving pay structures which were rational and simple.It was expected that the pay packages offered should be able to attract best talent in civil and defence services and also be capable of ensuring  performance related efficiency while taking note of  the existing socio political setup in the country.The pay structure should ensure value addition to services by talent of individual employees. 712 more words

Govt Service

A heartless, hypocritical Government leaving us to clear up their mess.

This week Brent Council held its first debate on the Council’s budget for 2016/17. This is the speech I gave – let me know what you think. 971 more words

Public Services

November Newsletter

Just drop me an email if you’d like to receive my monthly newsletter by email: cllr.michael.pavey@brent.gov.uk

Latest news from Cllr Michael Pavey 1,040 more words

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Civic Tech and Government Responsiveness

For those interested in tech-based citizen reporting tools (such as FixMyStreet, SeeClickFix), here’s a recent interview of mine with Jeffrey Peel (Citizen 2015) in which I discuss some of our recent research in the area.

Citizen Engagement

Innocent Refugees/Victims of War Should NOT Be Penalized, a Better Solution

I, like most people, I’m sure, have been very disturbed by the horrible bombing in Paris by ISIS… Masses of innocent victims of war should not suffer for acts of a few deranged individuals, however. 240 more words


UN Habitat Publication: E-Governance and Urban Policy Design in Developing Countries

This book examines how ICT enabled governance is applied to urban policy design and highlights case studies, tools, methodologies, all reflecting current challenges and potential for the use of ICT in governance processes in cities. 8 more words