Australia and New Zealand School of Government


Learning to be better regulators: the importance of training and development

Building regulatory capability and capacity within and across regulatory agencies is a challenging undertaking. This article summarises a presentation about New Zealand's enviable approach to regulatory leadership, culture and capability.

Reimagining public administration: First Peoples, governance and new paradigms - post conference report

The stories, experiences and wisdom we heard from speakers and delegates at the 2019 conference will form a foundation through which ANZSOG will continue its journey to improve the representation of First Peoples’ knowledge, wisdom and experiences in the work we do in our core...

Today’s problems, yesterday’s toolkit

This report builds on a pioneering survey of almost 400 public servants in Australia and New Zealand, dozens of interviews with senior practitioners, and original research into how governments around the world are training public officials in innovative practices.

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern’s ANZSOG address: Why does good government matter?

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern delivered a speech to a packed audience in Melbourne, outlining the value of good government and how her government was widening its focus from economic growth to a budget which improved New Zealand’s wellbeing.

Why does good government matter?

New Zealand’s Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, delivered this speech in Melbourne on Thursday 18 July, at an event organised by ANZSOG in partnership with the City of Melbourne.