Component: Governmentgcodex-government.

Definition: the system by which a state, region, city or community is controlled.

Colour: Pantone Imperial Blue.

Association: Imperial blue is associated with professionalism and reliability. Imperial links with the Latin imperium, meaning ‘rule over large territories’. It is government – with his governing councils and management – which is in charge of the public governance of society and the natural environment. Governing councils are appointed by elected councils (politics), which in democratic systems are chosen by the citizens.