In her final post for this blog on leaving the Civil Service, Clare Moriarty considers the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on people of faith and belief.
Clare Moriarty took up her appointment as the Permanent Secretary for the Department for Exiting the European Union in April 2019. She was previously Permanent Secretary for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs from August 2015.
From October 2017, Clare also acted as the Civil Service Champion for Faith and Belief.
As she leaves the Civil Service, Clare Moriarty describes a new initiative on leadership that she has helped to develop.
Clare Moriarty looks back on a public service career that stretches back to 1985, culminating in her time as Permanent Secretary at two government departments.
Clare Moriarty looks back at some of the highlights of 2019 from her perspective as Civil Service Faith and Belief Champion.
Civil Service Faith & Belief Champion Clare Moriarty launches a new toolkit to support the building of inclusive cultures for civil servants of all faiths and none.
Clare Moriarty introduces the Award for Championing Faith and Belief Inclusion, a new category in this year's Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Awards.
On the second anniversary of the 'A Brilliant Civil Service' Awards, Defra Permanent Secretary Clare Moriarty explains why they are important.
Clare Moriarty explains why it's important to keep the Holocaust in our minds through events like Holocaust Memorial Day and by listening to those who lived through it while they are still with us.
Read an abridged version of Clare Moriarty's address at the Armistice Day service remembering all those, including civil servants, who died in the First World War.
Clare Moriarty, Civil Service Faith & Belief Champion, writes about Civil Service activities marking Inter Faith Week (11-18 November), and about a new network of champions helping to promote faith literacy and inclusion.
Related content and links
The Civil Service
The Civil Service does the practical and administrative work of government. More than half of all civil servants provide services direct to the public.
We welcome a range of stories from civil servants to this blog, if you would like to share something then email for details on how to get involved.