Bahia, Brazil, Mike Scharff (ISS)

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Building an effective and accountable government challenges many leaders around the globe. Innovations for Successful Societies supports public servants, policy makers, civic groups, and scholars who lead institutional reform under difficult conditions. ISS analysis, case studies, and interviews inform a new "science of delivery."  Teaching materials and an online course help support government reform efforts worldwide. Read more about ISS...

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Focus Areas

Latest Publications

Focus Area(s): 
Civil Service
Economic Services
Country of Reform: 
Jamaica
Focus Area(s): 
Global Challenges
Power Sharing
Country of Reform: 
South Africa
Focus Area(s): 
Civil-Military
Civil Service
Country of Reform: 
Brazil
Focus Area(s): 
Centers of Government
Country of Reform: 
Indonesia

Latest Interviews

Focus Area(s): 
Grand Challenges
Ebola Response
Country of Reform: 
Liberia
Focus Area(s): 
Natural Resources
Forestry
Country of Reform: 
Mexico
Focus Area(s): 
Grand Challenges
Ebola Response
Country of Reform: 
Liberia
Focus Area(s): 
Natural Resources
Country of Reform: 
Mexico
Focus Area(s): 
Civil-Military
Country of Reform: 
Croatia