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Integrating Persons with Disabilities into Mongolia’s Society

Asian Development Bank : 2019

This policy brief looks at the current environment for persons with disabilities (PWD) in Mongolia, presents data, and draws on international good practice to make achievable policy recommendations to help Mongolia become a more inclusive and barrier-free society for PWD. Policy suggestions cover reforms ranging from improved understanding of disability to greater efforts to promote inclusive...

Source: Asian Development Bank

Link: https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/533481/integrating-persons-disabilities-mongolia-society.pdf

Tags: Social Inclusion

Fostering Innovation in Public Sector

OECD : 2017

This report looks at how governments can create an environment that supports rather than hinders innovation. It examines the role that government management processes,such as public sector regulations, human resources management, and budgeting play in inhibiting or enabling innovation. It also considers the specific support that dedicated organisations for innovation can provide , the...

Source: OECD

Link: https://oecd-opsi.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Fostering-Innovation-in-the-Public-Sector-254-pages.pdf

Tags: Public Sector

Artificial Intelligence in the Delivery of Public Services

UNESCAP and Google : 2019

The report showcases successful models of leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) for improved public services in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. The report aims to fill the gap and features insights as well as context-specific recommendations from deployments of AI in a variety of sectors: health, justice, agriculture, environment, insurance and social welfare. Case studies in the report...

Source: UNESCAP and Google

Link: https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/publications/AI%20Report.pdf

Tags: Public Service Delivery

Land and Conflict Prevention: How Integrated Solutions can help achieve Sustainable Development Goals

FriEnt-Working Group on Peace and Development : 2019

This report offers concrete solutions, share best practices and lessons learned and present first evidence of the benefits of integrated approaches towards land use, gender equity and peaceful, just and inclusive societies. The examples in this dossier clearly show that, with the creativity of local actors, progress can be made towards multiple SDGs and that integrated solutions must be...

Source: FriEnt-Working Group on Peace and Development

Link: https://www.frient.de/fileadmin/user_upload/FriEnt-Dokumente/land-and-conflict-prevention-web-klein-final.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

Enabling Factors for Financing and Implementing Post-Disaster Operations

Junko Mochizuki, Joshua Hallwright, and John Handmer : 2019

This paper highlights how governments and other actors can prepare for the governance challenges of disaster response, recovery, and reconstruction. The paper identifies two sets of enabling factors need to be in place before disaster events occur to help avoid operational pitfalls: 1) structures and plans, including financing mechanisms and clear roles and procedures; and 2) trust, knowledge,...

Source: Asian Development Bank

Link: https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/533436/ewp-594-financing-implementing-postdisaster-operations.pdf

Tags: Disaster Management

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