Global Centre for Public Service Excellence, Singapore


Police graduation, Haiti. As part of capacity building of the government and communities of Haiti, UNDP contributed to the professionalisation of 2,700 people in areas critical for recovery and development. (Photo: UNDP)

We consolidate the best thinking on public service policies, strategies and institutional innovation from around the globe and share it with senior policy makers worldwide.

We do this because strong public services are often societies’ most powerful development resource. A strong public service can build institutions that play a huge role in enabling people to fulfil their potential within an environment where their ideas, actions and society as a whole can flourish. more >

What we do

  • Evidence hub

    With our partners, we explore trends and innovation in public service and bring to light new knowledge relevant to countries at the development frontline. more

  • Convening hub

    The Centre is also a convening hub where officials, leaders, policy-makers and experts can exchange their ideas, knowledge and experience. more