The issue of civil servants in Putrajaya not picking up calls was once again raised in Parliament this week. Twentytwo13’s Pearl Lee shares her views on the matter, including her experience in dealing with ministers and civil servants who have a habit of not entertaining queries when calls are made to them.
There must be professional courtesy between politicians and civil servants in keeping to the confines of their responsibilities. The executive must respect separation of powers and not manipulate the civil service to serve their political agenda.
Razak School of Government (RSOG) strives to uphold leadership values in public service in a bid to grow a new generation of thinking leaders.
Chief Secretary of the Government Datuk Seri Ismail Bakar reveals possibility of reevaluating internal processes to ensure civil servants increase productivity.