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||This creates both new needs and solutions for public administrations. This paper aims to identify the open needs encountered by public administrations, involving reflections on available methodologies, data, and tools towards evidence-based policy making tailored to these needs. To accomplish that, knowledge, as represented by extensive desk research, was integrated with experience as the outcome of qualitative interviews with public administration experts from different countries. Key findings are discussed in detail concluding with a public administration needs ecosystem, mapping the needs, and uncovering similarities to support the replication of practices and procedures in different policy making settings.