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Synonyms for public service

a service that is performed for the benefit of the public or its institutions

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employment within a government system (especially in the civil service)

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The Fifth General Assembly will be held under the theme Building and strengthening the capacity of Public Service Commissions to meet the challenges of public administration and service delivery in Africa.
According to an Embassy of India release, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee received a trophy and the certificate for the first prize on behalf of her government at the UN Public Service Forum 2917 in The Hague, the Netherlands.
It rewards the creative achievements and contributions of public service institutions worldwide.
There was a time when the range of the public services performed by the government was extensive.
These, as well as the underlying dilemma of public service media design, were some of the questions that have inspired this special section.
There are thirteen chapters divided into four sections: Policy Case-Making in the Heartland of PSB; Responding to Environmental Pressures; Taking the Initiative at the Frontiers of PSM; and Public Service Media in Practice.
Nineteen companies have obtained this label, which is evidence that they do more than just provide their public service mission, ie that they grant great importance to the social and environmental impact of their activities, the General Secretary of the CEEP, Valeria Ronzitti, stressed.
United Nations Public Service Day was established by the Economic and Social Council in 2003 to promote better delivery of services by governments and to encourage excellence in the public service through the collection, transfer and adaptation of innovative public service initiatives.
Given their specific nature, public services must be given derogations and the public authorities (national or local) that manage them must be able to decide what is or is not a public service obligation.
other things, the role of public service media in meeting public needs.
The awards will be presented on Public Service Day on Wednesday to public institutions in recognition of their excellence in providing services.
The basic contours of this crisis were reported as being deep problems within the public service with respect to recruitment, retention, executive succession, staff training, and employee morale.
The AICPA Individual and Firm Public Service Awards help recognize individual CPAs and firms who have distinguished themselves in the area of community service.
Businesses can breathe a sigh of relief as the recently implemented Public Service Modernization Act is not expected to affect them in any way.
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