Here, Richard Morton reflects on the past 7 years of accessibility work in the Government Digital Service, Central Digital and Data Office as well as across government and the wider public sector.
Learn more about Secure by Design which has been cemented as a necessity in both the Government Cyber Security Strategy and the Transforming for a Digital Future: 2022 to 2025 roadmap for digital and data. Both strategies reinforce the need of embedding cyber security into the delivery of digital services - at every stage.
Last month, CDDO's Chief Executive joined the judging panel for the Civil Service Data Challenge final. The challenge which brings civil servants from across government together to design and pitch innovative ideas for the use of data to solve some of the UK’s biggest challenges. Read more about the winning idea.
A great service works well for users, efficiently. CDDO has been collaborating with service teams across government to learn how services can become more efficient.
To support development of the Data Marketplace, CDDO are working across government to implement a common approach to recording metadata, read more about what we are doing, and why.
A lot of us rely on getting data from outside our teams to help us to do our jobs. Data that we then use to make decisions. If higher quality data means our judgement can be more accurate, then it’s clearly in our best interests to do all we can to facilitate high calibre information sharing. Fiona Macauley, Product Manager at CDDO shares her top tips for data commissions.
The Data Maturity Assessment for Government helps public sector organisations improve how they harness the power of data to improve the speed and quality of our public services, sharpen policy making decisions and boost our operational efficiency.
CDDO has worked with experts and digital leaders from across government to develop the newly published Functional Standard for the Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) function. Read about why we are publishing a new standard and how it was developed.
Data Challenge Finalists: meet the team connecting datasets across government to improve levels of compliance for child maintenance payments.
Data Challenge Finalists: meet the team that aims to test government policies at scale using a digital platform - Dokimi.