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How digital, data and technology communities of practice can benefit you and your organisation

An audience watch a conference presentation. On the screen are the words "How can communities of practice add value to your work?"

Cross-government communities of practice are growing across the Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) Profession. Find out about how the groups support their members, help career progression and increase DDaT capability across organisations.

What the first Emerging Technology Development Programme graduates learned

Emerging Technology Development Programme

Students have graduated from GDS Academy's first Emerging Technology Development Programme. In this post, civil servants who took the course tell us what they learned, and the academics who taught them talk about their experience of the programme.

How we use data to make the Digital, Data and Technology Profession more diverse

A woman wearing a Government Digital Service lanyard presents workforce data to an audience of government colleagues

Making better use of data can help us improve the diversity of our workforce. We’re asking government departments to give us anonymous data - particularly on gender, pay, ethnicity and age - so we can identify patterns and trends.