Second report from our Public Service Futures programme 2008, considering the future of communities.
Report from our Public Service Futures programme brings together leading-edge thinking about the principles, models and issues relevant to future public service provision.
OPM were asked to conduct a review of the available literature examining the concept of multi-level commissioning. This report presents the main findings from the review, summarising the key messages from the literature about the issues surrounding commissioning processes, the potential of devolved commissioning and what implications changes in these areas may have for children’s services. The review reflects the… Read More
A comprehensive report for the Disability Rights Commission (DRC), prepared by OPM. This UK-wide evaluation of the DRC aimed to identify what has worked and why in relation to the delivery of DRC activities, focusing on lessons learned.
Report summarising the acceptability of difference in public services. The research includes a simulation event that brought together public managers and members of the public to explore how difference plays out in decisions about local services.