Public Service Commissioner’s Annual Report Release
17 November 2016
Public Service Commissioner, Russell Thomas, today released his 2015/16 Annual Report. This Report highlights key achievements and challenges faced by the 13 Public Service Ministries under his management. Some key achievements have included the 15 per cent growth in tax revenue, installation of solar energy on all Northern Group islands and 6.2 percent growth in real GDP. Both the National Sustainable Development Plan 2016-2020 and the government’s 10 year Public Sector Strategy were also launched during this period. Through both these strategies the government can focus on its accountability for the development of our nation and the people, structures and systems that shape the way we operate.
Key achievements for the Office of the Public Service Commissioner included the establishment of a transparent human resource management framework for the sector. We also introduced a public service wide induction programme for … read more