February 16, 2018 - 10:04am
En 2016, los gobiernos y organizaciones de la sociedad civil eligieron a Georgia para fungir como copresidente de la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés), lo cual es para nosotros un gran honor y responsabilidad. A partir de octubre de 2017, Georgia es copresidente de OGP...
February 16, 2018 - 9:52am
The Open Government Partnership is a naturally optimistic organization. We are made up of thousands of reformers inside and outside of government who believe in more open and responsive democracies that put citizens first. This made 2017 a particularly tough year. According to independent watchdog...
February 16, 2018 - 9:47am
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here.   Filled with #opengov news, the first month of 2018 saw OGP coverage on the positive impact of open government in Georgia and...
February 16, 2018 - 9:44am
How is The B Team driving private sector action to build a more transparent world in 2018?   Business is increasingly recognizing its role in building a sustainable and just future through promoting transparency and restoring trust. The past year brought a swell of business leaders taking a stand...
February 16, 2018 - 9:39am
Featured Commitment: KenyaCommitment 1: More transparent and participatory development of climate policies at the national and subnational level2016 – 2018 Action Plan 2 OGP is the international platform for major players to launch big ideas to promote open government reforms, while simultaneously...
February 16, 2018 - 9:34am
In 2015, 264 million primary and secondary age children and youth were out of school. In 2016, 5.6 million children died before their fifth birthday, mostly from preventable causes and treatable diseases. In 2015, it was estimated that close to 1,7 billion children had experienced inter-personal...
February 16, 2018 - 9:24am
  This post originally appeared on Thea Tsulukiani’s blog. In 2016, partner governments and civil society organizations elected Georgia to serve as the Co-Chair of Open Government Partnership (OGP) – granting a great honor and responsibility. Starting from October 2017, Georgia has been serving...
February 16, 2018 - 9:15am
  “What we are trying to do is to support people to understand that enabling them to be part of the decision-making is not just something that we should be doing, it’s an absolute right.” These are the words with which Doreen Grove, Head of Open Government for the Scottish Government, described...
February 14, 2018 - 10:07am
Adapted from OGP CEO Sanjay Pradhan’s opening remarks at the “Women and the Right of Access to Information Conference” at the Carter Center, Atlanta, February 14, 2018 I want to share with you a story from a remarkable woman, Lavalina Sogani, from Rajasthan, my home country of India, that moved me...
February 12, 2018 - 12:39pm
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. While OGP made news around the world, this week’s coverage was particularly strong in Europe following the European Leaders’ Forum...
February 8, 2018 - 5:08pm
« Se réunir est un début. Rester ensemble est un progrès. Travailler ensemble est la réussite. » - Henry Ford Après 3 projets et 6 ans d’attente, la loi sur le droit d’accès à l’information vient d’être enfin votée au Maroc. Ce long délai a d’abord un effet sur la mise en place du droit d’accès...
February 7, 2018 - 9:55am
Version en español »English Version » 2018 sera une année clé pour le Partenariat pour un Gouvernement Ouvert (OGP, selon le sigle anglais), avec la lancée de plusieurs initiatives passionnantes. L’OGP se transformera en organisation indépendante, le Fonds fiduciaire multidonateurs de l’OGP seront...
February 5, 2018 - 1:31pm
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. From demands for greater transparency in Mexico and Greece, to meetings between leaders of OGP countries, this week’s OGP news...
February 5, 2018 - 9:45am
Disclaimer: The following piece is written down from a deep love towards the tiny yet sturdy country called Estonia, also in firm belief that there is a lot of unused potential regarding further developments of the effective and flexible e-state to achieve democratic renewal. The following should...
February 5, 2018 - 5:15am
Blog based on OGP CEO Sanjay Pradhan's opening remarks at the European Open Government Leaders’ Forum in Milan, Italy on February 5, 2018 I would like to suggest that the subject of the European Open Government Leaders’ Forum – participation – is of vital significance to the legitimacy and future...
February 2, 2018 - 3:34pm
This press release was produced by the Government of Italy and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Open Government Partnership. The European Open Government Leaders' Forum, an international meeting on participation and transparency, will take place in Milan on 5 February. Minister...
February 2, 2018 - 3:27pm
Version Française »English Version » El 2018 será un año clave para la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés), pues presentaremos muchas iniciativas interesantes. OGP se convertirá en organización independiente, lanzaremos el fideicomiso OGP, ampliaremos el programa OGP...
February 1, 2018 - 9:56am
This blog is modified from remarks made by OGP Chief Executive Officer Sanjay Pradhan at the World Bank’s launch of the Open Budget Survey 2017 on January 20th, 2018.   Yesterday marked  the global release of the Open Budget Survey 2017 - the world’s only comparative and independent assessment of...
January 31, 2018 - 12:10pm
Version Française » Version en español » 2018 will mark a critical year for the Open Government Partnership (OGP), with many exciting initiatives being launched. OGP will ‘spin-off’ into an independent organization, the OGP Multi-Donor Trust Fund will be launched, the OGP Local program (formerly...
January 29, 2018 - 12:36pm
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. Delving into the open government record of Georgia, New Zealand, the United States, and more, this week’s OGP media coverage was...
January 29, 2018 - 9:35am
The 2018 Edelman Trust Barometer released last week shows a very troubling, continued decline of trust in institutions across the globe, which was already at all-time low in 2017.  Citizens perceive their democratic institutions to be captured by elites, who are disconnected from the needs of their...
January 23, 2018 - 12:01am
January 23, Tbilisi, Georgia The Independent Reporting Mechanism report assessing the implementation of Georgia’s third OGP action plan (2016-2017) notes that while the country has made progress in several aspects of the open government agenda, the government needs to leverage its year as lead co-...
January 22, 2018 - 3:49pm
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. Uniting conversations about vulnerable populations in Mongolia, Colombia’s national police force, the 2030 Agenda in Germany, and...
January 17, 2018 - 2:03pm
A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. Covering everything from anti-corruption to access to information to open data, this week’s OGP media coverage came overwhelmingly...
January 16, 2018 - 10:37am
English Version on eJournal of eDemocracy and Open Government » Hace seis años, varios factores se combinaron para dar lugar a la creación de la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés). Existía la necesidad de aprovechar las herramientas digitales para involucrar a los...

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