This report encapsulates the learning from the First Public-sector Performance Study Mission in Europe in 2015 and makes recommendations to the APO. The report and its recommendations cover an assignment consisting of: undertaking research on recent trends in PSP and performance in Europe; and preparing and submitting a research report covering best practices of PSP and performance in Europe and recommendations for the APO for improving PSP performance in the Asia-Pacific region.
This publication is a collection of keynote addresses delivered by two world-renowned thinkers, Dr. Laurence Prusak and Prof. Ikujiro Nonaka. They shared their thought-provoking ideas on productivity in the knowledge economy at a forum held in May 2015 in Japan.
A model framework is set out for cooperation between the APO and NPOs in the development of productivity-related courses. It is based on a review and synthesis of country papers, resource persons’ presentations, and discussions during the Workshop on Development of Courses for Productivity Practitioners at Institutes of Technology held in May 2014 in Taipei, the ROC.
This working paper synthesizes the findings of a workshop held in March 2015 in the ROC. It also suggests further work by the APO in the area of Green Productivity in the region.