United Kingdom Mid-Term Report 2016-2018 – For Public Comment
In 2018, the Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) published the progress report for the UK’s third action plan. The report covers the development and first year of implementation of the action plan May 2016 through October 2017.
In the UK, the findings of the report from the IRM researcher Ben Worthy of Birkbeck College, University of London, are summarized below:
“Commitments in the United Kingdom’s (UK) third action plan have lowered ambition in relation to previous OGP cycles. Institutional change and political context in the country have impacted its level of completion.”
The version of the report for public comment is available here. The two-week public comment period closed 30 April 2018.