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Lord Jonathan Evans
Lord Evans welcomes the government’s response to CSPL's 2021 Upholding Standards in Public Life report and recommendations, published today.
Chair of the Committee, Lord Evans, reflects on the Committee's AI report and the potential benefits to the public sector.
In this blog, Lord Evans, looks forward to the government's response to the Committee's 2021 report as a real opportunity to repair and update the way standards are maintained and promoted in central government.
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About the Committee on Standards in Public Life
The Committee on Standards in Public Life (CSPL) is an independent advisory non-departmental public body that advises the Prime Minister on ethical standards across the whole of public life in the UK. It monitors and reports on issues relating to the standards of conduct of all public office holders.