Identifying Best Practices

… a core topic in Implementation and Delivery and Atlas107

Topic description

This topic examines techniques for identifying and adapting best practices and best practice advice to improve implementation and delivery.

Topic learning outcome

Upon completing this topic the student will be familiar with sources of best practice advice, and be familiar with the concepts listed below.

Core concepts associated with this topic [DRAFT]
Best Practices Advice on the Atlas Pal’s Good Governance Benchmarks
Atlas resource pages and databases associated with this topic

OECD Advice on Implementation and Delivery

Advice – A database of public management advice from international organizations

Open access readings for 8 hours of preparation

The Atlas pages for the concept entries noted above.


Recommended readings in MPP and MPA courses

Toronto PPG1007 Putting Policy into Action – Strategic Implementation of Public Objectives


Concept comprehension questions

AQ107.07.01. Among statements a-d pertaining to the term xxx choose one that is invalid or choose e if all are reasonably valid.

a. xx

b. xx

c. xx

d. xx

e. All of a-d are reasonably valid statements.

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