Governments for the Future (hereafter GfF) is a project focused on making the central elements of governments work better in the very challenging circumstances of the early 21st century. It looks at national and international experiences and ideas which may help to improve the key processes of core government. The aim could be described as improved governance ability at the centre.
GfF was proposed and organized by the Finnish government (Ministry of Finance and Prime Minister’s Office) working in partnership with officials representing the central governments of Austria, Scotland, Sweden and the UK. The GfF team has also included representatives from the OECD and the Finnish Innovation Fund (Sitra), and Sitra has provided funding for the project ….