Day 3: Policy session – State (Civil service reform)

Creating the civil service of the future

Discussing what the civil service of the future looks like, and what reforms are needed for governments to deliver more, better, and for less.

Chair: Herbert M’cleod (Country Director, IGC Sierra Leone and Liberia)


  • Peter Biar Ajak (Country Co-Director, IGC South Sudan)
  • Nana Kwesi Agyekum Dwamena (Head of the Civil Service, Ghana)
  • Katherine Casey (Stanford University)
  • Shabana Haider (Planning and Development Department, Punjab, Pakistan)
  • Arvind Kumar Chaudhary (Rural Development Department, Government of Bihar, India)