The Enabling State – a new Carnegie Trust project

This is a new project just starting at the Carnegie Trust, based in Scotland (but with a UK remit). A lot of relevance to “open policy delivery” – and some to open policymaking too. In the context of global financial shocks, ageing populations and climate change, many feel that it is the time to look […]

Media regulation: Carnegie recommends voluntary regulator

Carnegie UK have published Blair Jenkins’ report on Better Journalism in the Digital Age (report, summary pdfs). The report calls for a voluntary regulation regime, with strong incentives for joining, such as easier press accreditation or possibly labelling schemes. A new code of conduct would be at the heart of the regulatory regime. Jenkins also […]

Media regulation project: first meeting

Happy New Year to everyone. Just before the Christmas break, we kicked off our media regulation project with a discussion session in London. Kathryn Corrick, Kevin Anderson, Douglas White from Carnegie UK, and Anthony from Demsoc took part, and the session was chaired by Paul Connolly from PAVKO. Dave Boyle¬†and David Allen Green weren’t able […]