In December, for the first time, the monthly award for 'A Brilliant Civil Service' will be framed around a specific initiative - activity by teams or individuals towards the Defra-backed Year of Green Action.
Blogs about or by members of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
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Helen Ward talks about an initiative to get everyone involved in activities that will help us preserve the natural environment.
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, Permanent Secretary of Defra, on why listening and responding is essential to good leadership.
Danny Jeyasingam has six tips for civil servants on working with their counterparts in the different administrations in the UK.
Jeremy Heywood sets out how the Civil Service is gearing up for the challenge of supporting the Government in managing the UK's exit from the European Union.
Clare Moriarty considers the attractions of 'unconferences' and how they can create more open, inclusive discussions.
What does being 'confident' actually mean in terms of creating a more inclusive workplace? Defra Permanent Secretary Clare Moriarty gives her view.
More reactions from civil servants shortlisted for a Civil Service Award?
Sir Mark Walport believes a fundamental reappraisal of how we deal with waste can have real economic, environmental and social benefits.