Taking good decisions is one thing, putting them into practice is another matter. Managing not only involves the What-question, there is also the How-question?
Which core tasks do we concentrate on? How do we enhance our directing role? Who must we work with? How can we follow up the effects of our policy?
IDEA administrations can offer advice in any of these areas.
A good policy starts with a strong strategy and clear objectives. Then we ask ourselves which organisation we require for their achievement, and which partnerships we will enter into.
Evaluation and impact assessment enable authorities to better deploy resources with more impact in the field. IDEA supports customers in the evaluation of their projects, programmes and policies, ex-ante, on-going and ex-post completion.
The administrative landscape in Flanders is in a state of far-reaching change. Municipalities are scaling up to continue to meet the increasing expectations of citizens and higher authorities.