"Perhaps the government should consider a separate technology fund, established outside normal portfolio lines, to reduce technical debt, focus on digital uplift, allow coherent security practices across portfolios, and build and manage the underlying sovereign technology asset base for government. A separate funding mechanism or entity could offer scope to innovate and to build the cadre of skilled engineers and social scientists needed to generate those public goods that only the government is well placed to offer."
It is known that creative problem-solving is an evolutionary trait, our ancestors needed for survival. New research shows how play complements that: Expanding the range of solutions available & experiencing with new methods. As true as it is for animals and children, it is for adults. Learn more about the idea of play as a survival mechanism, celebrating Darwin Day, Feb 12, 2024. Survival is about who is more creative and caring. Unfortunately, play is natural in kindergarten. In schools children are told: Learning is serious. We need play to raise today's Gen Z students toward solving world problems.