UGA Institute of Government

At the Institute of Government, we inform, inspire and innovate so that governments, large and small, can be more efficient and responsive to citizens, address current and emerging challenges, and serve the public with excellence.

538 Georgia cities served
82,713 In-state miles traveled to further our mission
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Georgia Workforce and Economic Resilience Center

A central hub for programs and services designed to support Georgia's continued economic and workforce competitiveness and assist our state, local and regional partners on workforce and economic development strategy, decision making and implementation.

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UGA CyberArch

UGA CyberArch, facilitated by the UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government, helps build a broader awareness about cybersecurity threats and strengthens cyber preparation and responses of city and county governments, K-12 school systems and rural hospitals.

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UGA Defense Community Resilience Program

The Defense Community Resilience Program (DCRP) is a multi-disciplinary collaborative network working directly with military installations and their surrounding communities to develop innovative approaches to local vulnerabilities.

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Georgia Data Innovation Hub

Offering classes, webinars, conferences and more

We aim to increase the data capacity of state and local governments by providing in-depth, comprehensive data analysis and visualization training at all levels of government. Our trainings are designed to fit the needs and schedules of busy government employees.

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Members of the first cohort of the Data Analysis and Decision Making for Government certificate program pose with the program’s instructors. The cohort graduated at the Developing Data Analytics Capabilities Conference, March 24.

New certificate program empowers data-informed decision-making through impactful data storytelling

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UGA and Army unite to support military installations, communities across Southeast

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Institute of Government graduates latest Certified Public Manager cohorts

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Twelve Professionals Earn Georgia Certified Economic Developer status through UGA

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