Governments must innovate if they are to be effective. In a world of change, a government
that stands still will soon be overtaken by events and shifting citizen expectations.
This report explores the past, present and possible future journey of the innovation
system of the Brazilian public service. It outlines a systemic approach for innovation
to mitigate existing biases, and identifies a range of options for the development
of a consistent, deliberate and reliable approach to innovation in the public service