We ran a discovery workshop on 12 February with 10 municipal digital leaders, Bloomberg Associates and Socitm to understand how we might better network and support them. Read the summary, the full event log and what we’re planning as a result.
Head of Local Digital Collaboration Unit at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
We are delighted to announce that the Local Digital Fund is backing 16 projects in its first round, supporting 57 councils to find innovative routes towards improved digital services.
This has been an important, madly busy week for our new Local Digital Collaboration Unit. In just a 2-week period, we received 389 unique expressions of interest in running collaborative Local Digital Fund projects from 171 organisations. This included at …
The Local Digital Team outline the benefits of signing up to the Local Digital Declaration and give guidance on making a commitment. Also, they share what they've learnt since launching the first iteration of the sign up service.
The Local Digital team are delighted to announce the launch of the Declaration sign up service. It has been designed to allow local authorities and organisations working with local government to sign up to the Local Digital Declaration. To sign up, signatories will make a commitment in line with the principles of the Declaration. Learn more about signing up your organisation.
Head of the Local Digital Collaboration Unit Linda O'Halloran outlines the plans for sharing, learning and solving problems wiki-style. Find out the next steps towards delivering the Local Digital Declaration as quickly as possible to benefit all.
Find out more about our starter plans to support councils in unlocking the benefits of internet-enabled technologies and our upcoming roadshows.
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- Round 5 of the Local Digital Fund is now open September 6, 2021
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