Panel on 'Unleashing Social Impact' at COGC 2016

Challenges of Government Conference

The Blavatnik School of Government hosted a panel on 'Unleashing new forces for good: Increasing social impact' at its annual Challenges of Government Conference.

This panel focused on how governments can better engage with different sectors and stakeholders to unleash new forces for good, by working closely with private and not-for-profit partners, and achieve better outcomes for society.  

The panellists were:

  • Sir Ian Cheshire, Government Lead Non-Executive and Chairman, Debenhams
  • Professor Jeffrey Liebman, Malcolm Wiener Professor of Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Hidehiko Yuzaki, Governor, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan
  • Chaired by Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford