May 25, 2019 - 2:36pm
Se espera que durante la Cumbre Global de este año de Open Government Partnership (OGP), la equidad de género esté presente en la agenda como nunca antes. A través de su campaña “Rompe con los roles”, OGP se enfocará en la relación que existe entre equidad de género, inclusión y gobierno abierto e...
May 25, 2019 - 2:23pm
La Gobernanza de los Recursos Naturales: De Ignorando a Sensibilizando Asuntos de Género   La evidencia es clara: la explotación de los recursos naturales impacta a las mujeres de forma muy diferente que a los hombres. En muchas ocasiones, las mujeres tienen menos acceso a información relevante y...
May 25, 2019 - 2:12pm
El crecimiento de OGP ha sido tan rápido que es fácil olvidar que se fundó hace apenas ocho años. Lo que empezó como un grupo de ocho países en 2011, ha florecido a una alianza de 79 países y diversos gobiernos locales que, en conjunto, hoy representan a más de dos mil millones de personas. Hasta...
May 25, 2019 - 2:02pm
La misión principal de OGP es lograr que los gobiernos sean más abiertos y rindan cuentas y respondan a las necesidades de sus ciudadanos. En otras palabras, su éxito depende en gran medida del espacio cívico o de las condiciones favorables que permiten a las personas organizarse, participar y...
May 25, 2019 - 1:48pm
The European election of 2019 is said to be a watershed moment that will ask voters to choose between more or less Europe, between inclusion and diversity or exclusion and nationalism, and between societies that are more open or more closed.   These are false dichotomies. The right question to...
May 25, 2019 - 1:36pm
  Hay mujeres que fueron las primeras… Mujeres que exigieron justicia… Mujeres que desafiaron el silencio… Y acabaron con las expectativas… Pero ésta no es una historia de algunas de nosotras. Es una historia sobre cómo superamos los estereotipos que nos reprimen.   Estas son las palabras...
May 23, 2019 - 7:49pm
A small but growing number of countries have committed to championing feminist approaches to foreign policy. Sweden, France and Canada, to different degrees, have all pledged in recent years to make gender equality a goal of their international assistance and diplomatic policies. In 2018, Canada...
May 21, 2019 - 5:07pm
This year's Global Summit of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) will focus on the linkages between gender equality, inclusion and open government through its Break the Roles campaign, encouraging commitments from government partners to narrow gender gaps. One way to "break the roles" and...
May 21, 2019 - 12:37pm
There are women who were the first….. Women who demanded justice… Women who defied silence…. And upended expectations... But this isn’t a story about some of us. This is a story about how we all move past the stereotypes that hold us back.   These are the opening lines in the Open...
May 20, 2019 - 9:24pm
The principal mission of OGP is to make governments more open, accountable and responsive to citizens. In other words, its success depends in large measure on civic space or enabling conditions for people to freely organize, participate and communicate to shape the political and social structures...
May 20, 2019 - 9:14pm
From gender blind to gender responsive natural resource governance   The evidence is clear: the exploitation of natural resources impacts women very differently to men. Women often have less access to relevant information and fewer opportunities to influence decision making. Extraction can...
May 20, 2019 - 8:50pm
The OGP’s growth has been so rapid that it’s easy to forget that it launched only eight years ago. What started as a membership of eight countries in 2011 has blossomed into 79 countries and a number of local governments today that represent more than two billion people. OGP members have made more...
May 9, 2019 - 12:25am
May 9, 2019 The governments of Germany, Georgia, and Indonesia have been elected by their peers to three year terms on the leadership body of the Open Government Partnership (OGP). OGP has led the charge for open governance and citizen-centered democracy since its launch in 2011, promoting...
May 8, 2019 - 4:36pm
This essay is part of OGP's upcoming publication, "Do We Trust Democracy? A Future Agenda for Europe”, which will launch on the eve of the 2019 European Union elections.  We find ourselves in the midst of a digital revolution and the rate of upheaval is accelerating. Technological progress is...
April 25, 2019 - 10:04am
Young people in Africa currently make up 60% of the continent’s population. This young growing population is demanding accountability, better and responsible government across the continent. Recently, I met Mfundo, a 21-year-old young man who became a breadwinner of his family at age 15 after...
April 23, 2019 - 10:21am
English Version » Muchas veces es difícil hacer la conección entre gobierno abierto y sector privado. La mayoría del tiempo pensamos que solo sociedad civil y las entidades de gobierno pueden ayudar a abrir el gobierno pero lo cierto es que el sector privado puede jugar un papel fundamental en...
April 23, 2019 - 10:21am
Versión en español » It is not always easy to make a connection between open government and the private sector. We often think that only civil society and government institutions can help open up the government, but the private sector can play a key role in strengthening public policies,...
April 23, 2019 - 9:55am
English Version » Este artículo fue publicado originalmente en GovInsider. Shreya Basu.jpg ¿Cómo utilizas la tecnología/política para mejorar la vida de los ciudadanos? Cuéntanos sobre tu organización o puesto. La Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto  trabaja con...
April 23, 2019 - 9:37am
Versión en español » This article was originally published on GovInsider. View the original article here. Shreya Basu OGP Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2018.jpg How do you use technology/policy to improve citizens’ lives? Tell us about your role or organisation...
April 23, 2019 - 9:26am
English Version » Desde que se incorporó a OGP en 2011, Ucrania ha implementado con éxito tres planes de acción nacionales que han llevado a transformaciones radicales en su gobernanza. Hoy, el Gobierno de Ucrania y la sociedad civil están empezando a implementar su cuarto plan de acción, adoptado...
April 23, 2019 - 9:19am
Versión en español » Since joining  OGP in 2011, Ukraine has successfully implemented three national action plans, which has led to breakthrough transformations in governance. And now, the Ukrainian Government and its civil society partners have started implementing the fourth action plan, adopted...
April 19, 2019 - 9:49am
English version Versión en español   Le Partenariat pour un gouvernement ouvert prospère dans sa diversité d'acteurs, de perspectives et d'approches pour ouvrir les gouvernements partout dans le monde. Dans cet esprit, la co-création de l'ordre du jour de chaque Sommet mondial du PGO et de...
April 17, 2019 - 8:25pm
English version Version française   La Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés) prospera en su diversidad de actores, perspectivas y enfoques para abrir gobiernos alrededor del mundo. En ese espíritu, la creación conjunta de la agenda de cada Cumbre Global y Encuentro...
April 17, 2019 - 8:19pm
Versión en español Version française   Open Government Partnership thrives in its diversity of actors, perspectives, and approaches to opening governments everywhere. In that spirit, co-creating the agenda for every OGP Global Summit and Regional Meeting to reflect the many priorities of all OGP...
April 11, 2019 - 6:29pm
To say that the past several months have been an interesting period in open government, in particular OGP, is an understatement. I’ve been intending to put pen to paper to share updates with the OGP civil society community but every time I try, a new mini-crisis or major development has forced me...

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