Archives for October 9th, 1998

DEVELOPING GENDER MANAGEMENT – OPPORTUNITY OR OPT OUT?

Abstracts, PublicNet: 9 October, 1998

McDougall MThe International Journal of Public Sector Management, (UK), Vol 11 No 1 98. Start page: 71. No of pages: 10

Describes the case study of a public sector organization aimed at exploring views on the implications and outcomes of devolving the responsibility for gender management to line managers. Focuses on whether development offers an opportunity to integrate the importance of equality and valuing of gender differences into organizational cultures, or whether such a strategy offers a route for opting out of considering gender issues. Discusses the concerns voiced by line managers and employees of both sexes at the removal of a specialist equal opportunities role and devolvement of full responsibility to line management. Puts forward a three-stage devolvement process.

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JUST TALK, SAYS HILARY

Headlines, PublicNet: 9 October, 1998

New research shows there is still a gulf in understanding between the public and the private sectors.The report prepared for the Local Government Management Board suggests there are still significant communication problems between local councils and business.

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MORE MODERNISATION FOR GPS

Headlines, PublicNet: 9 October, 1998

The Department of Health has invited bids from a fund of five million pounds which it has set aside to help the start-up of more pilot projects providing flexible primary health care for patients.The money will fund the second wave of Peronsal Medical Services pilots, described as a key element of Labour’s modernisation of the health service.

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