The Digital Transformation of the UK Parliament: A Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic
About the United Kingdom Parliament. Written on September, 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on businesses, organizations, and governments around the world. The UK Parliament was not spared from these challenges, which led to a rapid digital transformation to maintain essential functions during the crisis. This essay will examine how the Parliamentary Digital Service (PDS) effectively adapted to these unprecedented circumstances, enabling remote work, virtual sessions, and digital voting for the House of Commons and the House of Lords.