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New Paper: Brexit and Open Government in the UK


Abstract:

How will Brexit influence the UK’s transparency regime and how, in turn, will openness shape the UK’s Brexit process? There are three ways of looking at Brexit and open government: through possible changes to old policies and the pushing of new ones, through the new Prime Minister championing transparency or supporting secrecy, and the openness of the Brexit process itself, which so far has seen a struggle between the executive’s secretive prerogative powers and the legislature’s rights to know. 6 more words

Transparency

Wanted: "An honest and responsive government"

What are the things that matter most to you? A good education? Better healthcare? Access to clean water?

These are three of the most popular answers in the UN’s 2015  415 more words

How to Deal with Stupid, Part 4/10: The Activist Playbook: How Stupid Keeps Winning

This blog was originally published on 18/12/15 and its reprint is part of the new site update. See the French translation. It is interesting to see that, over the last year, this blog has become the basis of so many one-day training sessions with different groups who have realised the need for developing a bespoke Industry Playbook.

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Glyphosate

Mission 2-3-4

Timing is important. You plan your projects around a specific timeline and we want to make sure that we help you stick to it.

We follow a strict internal motto at Bliss Anand – Mission 2-3-4. 159 more words

Culture

The Intercept: Internet Archive Successfully Fends Off Secret FBI Order

The Intercept: Internet Archive Successfully Fends Off Secret FBI Order. “The archive, a nonprofit online library, has disclosed that it received another in August, its first since the one it received and fought in 2007. 62 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Meet the LOHAS

I have been reading the book The Responsible Fashion Company: Integrating Ethics and Aesthetics in the Value Chain by Francesca Romana Rinaldi and Salvo Testa  (published 2015) this year, and one consumer description caught my attention that I felt the need to share: the LOHAS, or Lifestyle Of Health And Sustainability! 495 more words

Sustainability

Black Friday Rings Up the Financial Costs of Fast Fashion

Investors should account for raw materials sourcing and resource constraints in their investment decision-making.

Black Friday has become almost as popular as Thanksgiving Day itself. Each year, retailers open their doors earlier. 726 more words

Manufacturing