The art of making improvements in the
lives of people through better policy formulation, implementation and
evaluation course provides opportunity to develop and refine your policy
making skills with the aim of making significant improvements in the
lives of people directly affected by the policies.
The use of behavioural insights has led to
significant improvements in the evaluation and formulation of public
policies in a wide range of important areas including, for example:
Strengthening public finances through better tax collection procedures
Raising attendance levels and learning standards in schools
Facilitating greater access to clean water in rural communities
Increasing take up of mobile banking among the poorest.
What the workshop will cover
The workshop will include the following main components:
Familiarisation with the concept of
behavioural insights and how it has evolved from a combination of
economic concepts, social psychology and intuition
The use of real-life examples and case
studies to demonstrate how they are contributing to better policy
evaluation and policy formulation across the world
An explanation of new techniques used
Discussions individually and in groups to identify how these techniques might be applied and/or extended in your own country
Comparison of public and private
organisations in the UK and discussions with practitioners on how they
improve policy making in practice.
How participants will benefit
The workshop will give you:
An understanding of how behavioural insights are becoming increasingly relevant in a fast-changing world
An introduction to the latest techniques used by leading policy makers
Exposure to how other countries are using behavioural insights in policy making and evaluation.
Access to an international network of experts who are leading in this rapidly evolving area of work
An opportunity to develop and refine
your policy making skills with the aim of making significant
improvements in the lives of people directly affected by the policies.
Our portfolio of more than 200 training courses are currently designed to address the current training needs of our clients incorporating latest trends and internationally accepted best practices, in each distinct subject area.