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Open these: links for open policy makers (week 15)

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Welcome to Open these, a regular post dedicated to the blogs, reports and discussions from the week we think open policy practitioners will enjoy.Leave the authors a comment or join the conversation on Twitter! #openpolicy


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Much excitement this week north of the border - but what about just south of it? We've been working on the DPM's Northern Futures project, add your ideas or join in on Twitter (#northernfutures).

NHS Citizen held its first Assembly on September 18th. Sonia Bussu looked forward to it earlier in the week, and here's the initial  report of the day.

The Cabinet Office Analysis & Insight team is thinking about social media analytics.

Carrie Bishop of FutureGov on how design thinking and agile working reduce the risks of innovation.

Fehr Advice have produced a tool to bring behavioural change into policy making (HT @DMCPI).

James Surowiecki for the New Yorker on how Utah used social innovation to tackle homelessness (via @LeadbeaterCh).


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