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.
Leia em portugues aqui. The greatest lesson that São Paulo will carry from its second open government action plan is that collaboration matters and is an essential tool for effective answers to public challenges. In 2020, social participation during the…
La mayor lección que São Paulo aprendió de su segundo plan de acción de gobierno abierto es que la colaboración importa y que es una herramienta fundamental para encontrar respuestas a los retos públicos. En 2020, la participación social durante…
Join open government doers, leaders, and thinkers from around the world will come together to share ideas, discuss solutions, and commit to new levels of citizen participation in government to respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read reflections from the Open Gov Digital Youth Summit and how young people are playing a critical role in pushing for a more transparent, fair and equitable response and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lee las reflexiones de la reciente Cumbre de la Juventud Digital y las conclusiones sobre cómo podemos continuar promoviendo la inclusión de la juventud en los procesos de gobierno abierto.
This event has already occurred. The Asian Development Bank and the Open Government Partnership hosted a discussion on using digital technologies to strengthen monitoring and effectiveness of COVID-19 stimulus packages and safety net measures. Learn more about the Government Accountability…
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.