For Our Future
Other Scorecards provide information on areas beyond
the eight imperatives and views of how North Carolina
can make progress in those areas.
Grading the States - Government Performance
non-partisan, independent research program,
the Government Performance Project evaluates
how well state governments perform their
basic management functions and explores
how this research can be used by states
to serve citizens better. The Govern-ment
Performance Project gives state governments
information and data they can use to improve
management and achieve goals.
state has an impressive statewide strategic
plan that includes outcome-oriented performance
goals. Agencies, for the most part, develop
strategic plans, though these plans vary
in quality. IT planning is progressing due
to the recent reorganization effort...
Children and Families
Child Advocacy Institute (NCCAI)
to improve the well-being of young North Carolinians
with emphasis is on improving ways government
and public policy affects the lives and life
prospects of all NC children and youth. Compiles
up-to-date statistics, analyzes indicators of
child well-being and conducts policy research
nonprofit, private foundation with a mission
to support the health and medical decisions
made by physicians, health professionals,
community leaders and individuals that lead
to better health outcomes and healthier communities.