October 21, 2018 - 12:01pm
En los últimos años hemos observado avances en contra de los abusos por parte de beneficiarios anónimos gracias a la transparencia en los beneficiarios reales, tanto por parte de organismos internacionales como la OCDE, el G20 y la Unión Europea como de algunos gobiernos líderes como el del Reino...
October 21, 2018 - 11:59am
Este texto es una adaptación del discurso que Kim Boo Kyum pronunció el mes pasado. Buenos días, sus Excelencias, distinguidos huéspedes, damas y caballeros. Mi nombre es Kim, Boo Kyum, Ministro del Interior y Seguridad.         Para mí es un placer invitarlos al Encuentro Regional de...
October 21, 2018 - 11:57am
1)   ¿Por qué es importante para un país como Dinamarca, con niveles bajos de corrupción, formar parte de una organización como OGP? La apertura, la anticorrupción y la participación ciudadana siempre son temas importantes, incluso en países que tienen una larga trayectoria de gobierno abierto,...
October 21, 2018 - 11:55am
En papel, tiene sentido el ciclo de acción y rendición de cuentas que uno espera que las cumbres y foros internacionales detonen. Un gobierno se compromete a hacer cambios, plantea cronogramas, nombra responsables y explica los pasos que va a seguir. Mientras tanto, el público presta atención y...
October 21, 2018 - 11:54am
Hace dos años, durante la cumbre anticorrupción de Londres, el ex primer ministro del Reino Unido describió a Nigeria como un “país fantásticamente corrupto.” A ello, Muhhamadu Buhari, presidente de Nigeria, respondió que ciertamente la corrupción era un problema, pero añadió que la lucha contra la...
October 21, 2018 - 11:51am
Sanjay Pradhan, Ulla Tørnæs, Delia Ferreira, Mari Kiviniemi (Blog conjunto entre el Gobierno de alemana, TI, OCDE y OGP) Este año, los derechos políticos y libertades cívicas de todo el mundo se han deteriorado. El alza del populismo, la desinformación, ataques a la sociedad civil y el mal uso de...
October 21, 2018 - 11:50am
Reflexiones y oportunidades desaprovechadas de diálogo en el segmento de alto nivel de Copenhague Este año ha sido un terrible recordatorio de los costos que implica la corrupción. Dos periodistas muy notables y valientes, Daphne Caruana Galizia y Viktoria Marinova investigaron y descubrieron...
October 21, 2018 - 11:48am
El lavado de dinero y la corrupción aparecen en las noticias todo el tiempo. Danske Bank, la entidad crediticia más importante de Dinamarca, se está recuperando de un escándalo de lavado de dinero por 200 mil millones de euros que se destapó en septiembre, el mismo mes en que Dutch Bank ING recibió...
October 21, 2018 - 11:46am
Muchas veces me he preguntado qué impacto tendría hacer mi trabajo desde un país en vías de desarrollo, no desde uno desarrollado, en mi razonamiento sobre la desigualdad. Un tema en el que he notado un cambio es en mi impresión de la corrupción y su importancia para la desigualdad. Cuando viví en...
October 21, 2018 - 11:45am
Ucrania no solo fue uno de los primeros países en incorporarse a OGP en septiembre de 2011, sino que además fue uno de los pocos países que ha intentado fortalecer la transparencia en el sector extractivo en su primer plan de acción de OGP, respondiendo a la demanda de la sociedad civil. Tras...
October 21, 2018 - 11:41am
Insights and missed opportunities for dialogue at the Copenhague High-Level Segment This year has been a gruesome reminder of the high costs that come with unveiling corruption. Two prominent and fearless journalists, Daphne Caruana Galizia and Viktoria Marinova were investigating and covering...
October 21, 2018 - 11:37am
In recent years, we’ve seen significant progress on clamping down on the abuse of anonymous company ownership through beneficial ownership transparency, both from international bodies like the OECD, G20 and EU, and by leading governments such as the UK, Denmark, Ukraine and Slovakia. Increasingly,...
October 21, 2018 - 11:34am
1) Why is it important for a country with low levels of corruption, like Denmark, to be part of an organization like OGP? Openness, anti-corruption and citizen engagement are all continuously important issues – even to countries with a long tradition of open government, like Denmark. Openness...
October 21, 2018 - 11:32am
Less than a year after the Open Government Partnership 2017 Americas Regional Meeting of Buenos Aires, once again, we hosted a large-scale event to discuss global openness policies. By the slogan “The Future is Open”, on September 27-28 we hosted the fifth International Open Data Conference (IODC...
October 21, 2018 - 11:30am
It all makes sense on paper – the cycle of action and accountability one hopes that international summits and forums will trigger. A government commits to making a change, sets out timelines, appoints somebody responsible and explains the steps they intend to take. Meanwhile, the public pays...
October 21, 2018 - 11:28am
Two years ago, at the London anti-corruption summit, the former UK Prime Minister described Nigeria as a ‘fantastically corrupt country’. To which Muhhamadu Buhari, the Nigerian president, replied that corruption was indeed an issue while also making the important point that fighting corruption is...
October 21, 2018 - 11:26am
This is adapted from Minister Kim Boo Kyum remarks from last month Good morning, your Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. I’m Kim, Boo Kyum, Minister of the Interior and Safety. It is my pleasure to invite you all to the Open Government Partnership Asia-Pacific...
October 21, 2018 - 11:23am
Money laundering and corruption keeps making headlines. Danske Bank, Denmark’s largest lender, is reeling from a EUR 200 billion money-laundering scandal that erupted in September, the same month Dutch bank ING was hit with a EUR 775 million fine for similar misdeeds. The Panama Papers in 2016 and...
October 21, 2018 - 11:22am
Ukraine was not only among the first countries to join OGP in September of 2011 but also became one of the few countries that attempted to increase transparency of the extractive sector in its first OGP Action Plan due to demands from civil society. After joining the  Extractive Industries...
October 18, 2018 - 10:47pm
I often wondered what impact doing my job from a developing country instead of a developed one would have on my thinking about inequality. One area where I can see a big shift is my feelings about corruption and its importance to inequality. When I lived in Malawi, I remember writing to Kevin...
October 18, 2018 - 9:58am
by Sanjay Pradhan, Ulla Tørnæs, Delia Ferreira, Mari Kiviniemi(Joint blog post by Government of Denmark, Transparency International, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and OGP) Over the last year, political rights and civil liberties around the world have experienced a general...
October 11, 2018 - 12:11pm
Open government can - and should - more effectively harness the power and insights of girls. On this day of the girl, OGP is committing to exploring ways to include girls as agents of change within co-creation to help national and local governments unlock ambitious, impactful open government...
October 1, 2018 - 1:01pm
From: Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat October 1, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario – Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat Open government is responsible government. In an increasingly digital world, open government is a critical resource to make democracies more accountable and transparent to their...
September 26, 2018 - 4:43pm
By Lena Ingelstam and Ulrika Cilliers, Save the Children, Tor Hodenfield, CIVICUS, and Beatrice Schulter, Child Rights Connect Many children want to defend their rights and the rights of others and when children speak out things change. Every day, millions of children take action and influence...
September 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
En 2017, Uruguay aprobó su primer Plan Nacional de Aguas. A partir de ahora, y durante los próximos 15 años, el país cuenta con un instrumento político y técnico para la gestión integrada y sustentable de las aguas. El plan reúne compromisos asumidos por diferentes instituciones públicas y...

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