A new issue brief from the National Governors Association outlines several ways in which state policymakers can advance energy storage and focuses on recent statewide procurement targets, financial incentives, and research and development efforts. This issue brief is an update to an October 2016 National Governors Association's report, State Strategies for Advancing the Use of Energy Storage.
The NGA Center for Best Practices’ Maternal and Child Health Update (MCH Update) has a longstanding history of collecting and sharing detailed state-level information on maternal and child health programs and outcomes.
A new white paper from the National Governors Association assists governors in examining the trade-offs of adopting various grid modernization technologies.
State Approaches to Implementing Community-Based Alternatives to Incarceration for Youth Involved in the Justice System
A new issue brief from the National Governors Association identifies recent state efforts to adopt alternatives to incarceration and discusses effective approaches that governors can take to implement reform strategies.
A new paper from the National Governors Association highlights the successful efforts of one state, Maryland, to strategically select and train its most promising future leaders in order to prepare them for the leadership responsibilities associated with leading schools that have increased expectations for all students.
Report from the National Governors Association and the National Associations of State Workforce Liaisons and State Workforce Board Chairs on the importance of strong partnership between states and the federal government on workforce development.
NGA brings you up-to-date information on how states are preparing for the spread of the Zika virus, including important information for pregnant women.
A new white paper from the National Governors Association examines the resource conservation aspects of the energy-water nexus that can be improved through better state policy design.
A new brief from the National Governors Association focuses on the opportunities for state engagement at each stage of the budget process and suggests how states can ensure that site budgets incorporate state input and priorities.
A catalog of governors’ work developing innovative solutions to some of today’s most pressing policy challenges.