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Adaptive bureaucracies: four ways to break the mould

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted how vital it is to have systems and bureaucracies that can adapt to the outside world. Following an event, four experts share their insights.
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The Covid-19 pandemic raised the stakes, accelerating the need for systemic change and radical yet realistic measures to recalibrate social values and provide more sustainable and equitable pathways for the future.

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ODI's prestigious Fellowship Scheme gives postgraduate economists and statisticians the chance to work in developing country public sectors as local civil servants on two-year contracts.

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