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Current Action Plan

2018-2020

Action Plan 4

  • Number of Commitments: 7
  • Policy Area Focus: Transparency of Educational Resources, Municipal Ethics, Youth Councils

Dominican Republic is currently implementing 7 commitments from their 2018-2020 action plan.

This action plan features commitments related to integrity of national and local governments, budget transparency, youth participation and technology and open data.


Point of Contact

Nalda Lizardo Open Government Division, Government Ethics and Integrity Direction nalda.lizardo@digeig.gob.do

Commitments

  1. Unique Open Government Portal

    DO0047, 2018, E-Government

  2. Accountability of Districts, Regional and Educational Centers that Receive Decentralized Funds

    DO0048, 2018, Public Service Delivery

  3. Establishment of Integrity, Transparency and Accountability Instruments at the Municipal Level

    DO0049, 2018, Anti-Corruption

  4. E-Learning for Citizen Training: Web Portal Accessible to All

    DO0050, 2018, Capacity Building

  5. Strengthening Youth Councils to Promote Transparency

    DO0051, 2018, Anti-Corruption

  6. 6- Citizen Observatory to Monitor Open Government Commitments

    DO0052, 2018, Public Participation

  7. Reporting Tool, Monitoring and Research (DIS)

    DO0053, 2018, Public Participation

  8. Municipal Open Data

    DO0036, 2016, Open Data

  9. Municipal Transparency

    DO0037, 2016, Right to Information

  10. Public Procurement Processes Municipal Publication

    DO0038, 2016, Anti-Corruption

  11. Monitor the Presidential Commitments

    DO0039, 2016, Right to Information

  12. Citizens Budget

    DO0040, 2016, Fiscal Openness

  13. Evaluation and Monitoring the Sub-Portals Transparency

    DO0041, 2016, Public Participation

  14. Virtual School Transparency

    DO0042, 2016, Right to Information

  15. Culture of Transparency

    DO0043, 2016, Education

  16. Troubleshooting Reports on Water Issues

    DO0044, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  17. Consumer Complaints and Denunciations

    DO0045, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  18. Portal Citizen Participation (IPAC)

    DO0046, 2016, Anti-Corruption

  19. Open Data Portal

    DO0025, 2014, Open Data

  20. Unique Portal Application for Access to Public Information

    DO0026, 2014, Right to Information

  21. Transactional Portal Public Procurement and Contracting

    DO0027, 2014, Anti-Corruption

  22. Public Employment Exchange

    DO0028, 2014, Labor

  23. Continue Development of Participative Anticorruption Mechanism (IPAC) Initiative.

    DO0029, 2014, Public Participation

  24. Open Ayuntamiento System.

    DO0030, 2014, Fiscal Openness

  25. Monitoring System Education Centers

    DO0031, 2014, Education

  26. Monitoring and Follow-Up Aid for Catastrophic Illnesses.

    DO0032, 2014, Health

  27. Information System Health Centers.

    DO0033, 2014, Health

  28. Access to Environmental Information.

    DO0034, 2014, Environment and Climate

  29. Map of Road Safety and Assistance.

    DO0035, 2014, Infrastructure & Transport

  30. Balanced Scorecard Presidential (BSCP)

    DO0001, 2012, E-Government

  31. Regulatory Information System of the Dominican State

    DO0002, 2012, Legislature

  32. National Statistics System

    DO0003, 2012, E-Government

  33. Fiscal Transparency Project in the Municipalities

    DO0004, 2012, Fiscal Openness

  34. Transactional Portal Procurement and Contracting

    DO0005, 2012, Anti-Corruption

  35. Law Anti-Corruption Participatory Initiative

    DO0006, 2012, Anti-Corruption

  36. Redesigning and Strengthening of Ethics Commissions

    DO0007, 2012, Anti-Corruption

  37. Monitoring Role in Local Governments

    DO0008, 2012, E-Government

  38. Management System of Public Servants (SASP) at the Local Level

    DO0009, 2012, E-Government

  39. Virtual School Transparency in Dominican Republic

    DO0010, 2012, Capacity Building

  40. Legal Framework, Administrative Procedures and Window Systems

    DO0011, 2012, Legislature

  41. Tools for Public Participation in Rulemaking

    DO0012, 2012, Open Regulations

  42. Experience and Contribute to Strengthening the Chamber of Accounts in the Social Control in the Dominican Republic, by Developing a Pilot Exercise Involving Civil and Community Organizations as Well as Government Agencies.

    DO0013, 2012, Anti-Corruption

  43. Governing Body of Access to Public Information and Personal Data

    DO0014, 2012, Right to Information

  44. Draft Law Protection of Personal Data

    DO0015, 2012, Legislation & Regulation

  45. Institutional Evaluation System Transparency

    DO0016, 2012, E-Government

  46. Starred commitment Portal of State Services

    DO0017, 2012, E-Government

  47. Statistics of Complaints and Denunciations

    DO0018, 2012, E-Government

  48. Institution of Treasury Single Account

    DO0019, 2012, Fiscal Openness

  49. Presencial Single System Utilities (Dot Gov)

    DO0020, 2012, Public Service Delivery

  50. Awareness Transparency and Free Access to Public Information

    DO0021, 2012, Right to Information

  51. Starred commitment Bill Sworn Statement of Assets and Illicit Enrichment

    DO0022, 2012, Anti-Corruption

  52. Standardized Guidelines for Access to Information

    DO0023, 2012, Right to Information

  53. Implementing a Social Audit System to the Institutions Responsible for External Control of the State

    DO0024, 2012, Anti-Corruption


Resources

  1. Comunicación Oficial OGP para la República Dominicana sobre falta de consultación: Abril 2014

    2017, Letter, Web page

  2. Dominican Republic Action Plan

    2015, Action Plan, Web page

  3. Dominican Republic Action Plan 2014-2016

    2015, Action Plan, Web page

  4. Dominican Republic Action Plan 2018-2020

    2018, Action Plan, Web page

  5. Dominican Republic Design Report 2018-2020 – For Public Comment

    2020, Report Comments, Web page

  6. Dominican Republic End-of-Term Report 2014-2016

    2017, IRM Report, Web page

  7. Dominican Republic End-of-Term Report 2014-2016 – For Public Comment

    2017, Report Comments, Web page

  8. Dominican Republic End-of-Term Report 2016- 2018

    2019, IRM Report, Web page

  9. Dominican Republic End-of-Term Self-Assessment Report 2014-2016

    2017, Self Assessment, Web page

  10. Dominican Republic Mid-Term Report 2016-2018 – For Public Comment

    2018, Report Comments, Web page

  11. Dominican Republic Mid-Term Self-Assessment Report 2016-2018

    2018, Self Assessment, Web page

  12. Dominican Republic Progress Report 2012-2013

    2015, IRM Report, Web page

  13. Dominican Republic Progress Report 2014-2015

    2016, IRM Report, Web page

  14. Dominican Republic Self Assessment Report June 2013

    2015, Self Assessment, Web page

  15. Dominican Republic Self Assessment Report June 2015 (Spanish)

    2015, Self Assessment, Web page

  16. OGP Letter – Dominican Republic – April 2014

    2015, Letter, Web page

  17. OGP Report Card – Dominican Republic (2017)

    2017, IRM Report, Web page

  18. República Dominicana: Tercer Plan de Acción Nacional 2016-2018

    2016, Action Plan, Web page


Current Data

The data below is updated periodically, most often after large numbers of new action plans and IRM reports.

Commitment Performance

The following variables answer the question “Did this commitment open government?“, and focus on how government practices have changed as a result of the commitment’s implementation.

Key

No IRM data

Pending IRM Review

Major
Outstanding
Starred Commitments
Action Plan 1
2
Action Plan 2
5
0
0
Action Plan 3
6
0
0
Action Plan 4

Global

Most per action plan
4
7

Regional

Most per action plan
2
7

How to Get More Starred Commitments

Starred commitments in OGP are one of the ways the IRM designates promising reforms. The graph below shows where the major areas for improvement in action plan design and implementation should take place based on past action plans.

Key

Stars (Global average 7%)

Focus on implementation

Focus on design

Pending IRM review

No IRM data

Focus on design

Focus on objectives and impact (ambition/potential impact)

Focus on relevance to open government

Focus on verifiability

Action Plan 4

Public Participation

This table shows: 1) the level of public influence during the development and implementation of OGP action plans, 2) whether consultations were open to any member of the public or only to those invited; and 3) whether a forum existed that met regularly.

Key

Participation was closed

Participation was open to any interested party

No IRM data

Forum

Pending IRM review

Definitions

Collaborate: Iterative dialogue and public helped set agenda

 

Involve: Government gave feedback on public inputs

 

Consult: Public gave input

 

Inform: Government provided public with information on plan

Collaborate
Involve
Consult
Inform
No Consultation

Development

Action Plan 1
Action Plan 2
Action Plan 3
Action Plan 4
Collaborate
Involve
Consult
Inform
No Consultation

Implementation

Action Plan 1
Action Plan 2
Action Plan 3
Action Plan 4

OGP Global Report Data

The data below is drawn from the 2019 OGP Global Report. You can view and learn more about the report here.

Selected Dimensions of Open Government

This section captures how each OGP member can play a leadership role, based on IRM-based findings and third-party scores. This list does not cover all of open government and OGP members are not required to take any action.

Action implications

These are recommendations on the role that each OGP member might play in each policy area. The recommendations are derived from a combination of the IRM-based findings and third-party scores.

IRM-based findings

Reflect the performance of commitments in a particular policy area, as assessed by the IRM.

 

(NC) No Commitments
(CA) Commitment(s) in the policy area.
(IR) IRM-Reviewed: At least one IRM-assessed commitment.
(C) Was Complete: At least one commitment was substantially or fully completed.
(A) Was Ambitious: At least one commitment with moderate or transformative potential impact.
(ER) Showed Early Results: At least one commitment opened government in a “Major” or “Outstanding” way.

Third-party scores

Reflect “real-world” performance, i.e., performance outside of the OGP framework. Scores are comprised of various indicators collected by respected organizations.

Anti-Corruption

Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Civic Space

Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Open Policy Making

Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Access to Information

Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Fiscal Openness

Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

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