EPSA 2007

From EPSA - European Public Sector Award

Award winner
The most innovative representatives from public administration bodies from all over Europe meet in Lucerne for the first European Public Sector Award (EPSA) ceremony on 12th & 13th November 2007.

The interest was tremendous: More than 320 public administration bodies from 25 countries have applied for the European Public Sector Award.

7 Awards and 61 diplomas were rewarded in the 3 award categories.

Award types

  Award - award winners
  Diploma - Diploma recipients
  Submission - projects that did not win but were included in the EPSA publicaton EPSA 2007 Fact Sheet Booklet.pdf

Award categories

  1. Collaborative Governance
  2. Targeting with Scarce Resources
  3. Coping with Demographic Change

Sectors (policy areas)

  • cross-sectoral
  • education
  • housing
  • civil register, regulation, and statistics
  • social services
  • emergency services and policing
  • internal organisation and affairs
  • public transport
  • health and medical services
  • infrastructure and economic development
  • culture and tourism
  • environmental services
  • taxes
  • finance
  • customs
  • employment
  • defense
  • justice
  • telecommunication
  • other

Type of activity (type of innovation)

  • e-government
  • cooperation
  • human resource management
  • business process re-engineering
  • new services or new technologies
  • public-private partnerships
  • strategic management and planning tools
  • community and stakeholder participation
  • capital investment
  • new forms of financing and financial management
  • quality management
  • communication strategy

Level of government

Further information

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