Welcome to this new Demsoc space, where we’ll be talking about Open Policymaking.
On 19 June the Government’s Civil Service Reform Plan made a commitment to open policymaking.
Open policy making will become the default. Whitehall does not have a monopoly on policy making expertise. We will establish a clear model of open policy making.
It’s a big commitment, and a very welcome one. As with all these things, however, there’s still a lot of thinking to be done on what that means in detail. [...]