COVID-19 has closed much of the world, and the strain on healthcare workers, government officials, essential workers and all those staying at home is extreme. Our community’s fundamental values of accountability, transparency, inclusivity, and responsiveness are vital as we move through response to recovery. This page is an open forum enabling us and many of our partners to share the resources they are creating and curating. We hope you find it helpful.
Resources for moving forward with convening and action plans.
Making Trillion Dollar Stimulus and Safety Nets Work for All: The Essential Steps We Can Take Now
OGP CEO Sanjay Pradhan calls on governments, citizens, civil society, businesses and others to join together to shape COVID-19 stimulus and safety nets and follow the money to save millions of lives and livelihoods.
Across the globe, countries are struggling to respond to the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19. Following a series of initial virtual thematic conversations around government responses to the coronavirus pandemic and how to move towards open and effective recovery efforts, we’re now continuing the conversation through regional virtual events.
Statement on COVID-19 Response from OGP Civil Society Members
The civil society members of Open Government Partnership’s Steering Committee have released a statement on COVID and its risks to open government. Focused on democratic values, the statement is a call to action to governments, donors and international organisations.
Staring at the walls cutting us off from our communities or courageously fighting to save lives and keep the essentials we all need available, everyone could use some inspiration right now. Expressions of hope and calls for resilience surround us on the walls and buildings of our neighborhoods, in photos of what we're seeing on the streets, and in illustrations we've created on our own. We’ll be sharing these images here and through social media. Join us by uploading what's inspiring you.
COVID-19 has brought to light how gaps in public health-related data hinder pandemic readiness, response, and recovery. These gaps, along with the pre-existing inequalities exacerbated by them, have increased the urgency to shift to demand-driven publication of data and identification of data types needed across different regions and contexts.
The 2019-2020 OGP co-chairs reflect on their term and take stock on what's happened across the Partnership and the open government community these past twelve months.
Septiembre suele ser un momento de nuevos inicios pues marca el comienzo de una nueva estación y todos empezamos a sentir que el año se acerca a su final. Para los copresidentes del Comité Directivo de OGP, es un momento…
The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the need for governments across the world to take urgent policy action on critical issues that protect people's lives and livelihoods. At the OGP Virtual Leaders Summit last week, world leaders including German Chancellor Angela…
La pandemia del COVID-19 ha aumentado la necesidad de los gobiernos de todo el mundo de tomar medidas para mejorar la vida y los medios de vida de las personas. La semana pasada, durante la Cumbre Virtual de Líderes de…
In Morocco, the pandemic has encouraged civil society, academia, government institutions, and the private sector to work together to find innovative, sustainable, and efficient ways to tackle COVID-19.