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How to build an effective risk culture in government

How to build an effective risk culture in government

Building risk culture has become a significant focus over the past 12 months for Australian government organisations, with the aim not to eliminate risk, but rather to have active, ongoing and responsive risk management throughout all levels of the organisation. While government leaders are well versed in the area of risk management, many are still grappling with how to best build positive risk culture. At the recent ERM for Government Summit in April, we gathered insights from NEHTA, Adelaide City Council, Fire & Rescue NSW and UniSuper on how to establish an effective risk culture.