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A new chapter has been published giving an overview of the effects of the pandemic on public transport. COVID-19 – Impact on Transport covers different types of transport and includes detail on government funding and support for cycling and walking, and a current consultation on improving air quality.
The chapter on Implementing Social Value in Public Sector Finances has been restructured and updated, to provide further clarity and detail on the requirements of The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 and how the Act is being implemented. Practical examples of how social value can be measured and applied, including a case study and diagrams, are now included within the chapter.
A new chapter titled 'Effects of COVID-19 on the Demand for Waste Management Services' has been created to outline changes to waste services as a consequence of COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdown.
The Treasury Management chapter has been fully revised and updated, including more detail on risks and control measures in the Specific Audit Objectives section.
The CIPFA Counter Fraud Centre's July 2020 newsletter is now available to view, alongside the centre's earlier newsletters going back to 2017.