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...
January 16, 2018 - 10:20am
From Bali to Jakarta: The evolution of OGP in Asia Pacific >>    Han pasado tres años y medio desde que la comunidad de gobierno abierto se reunió en Bali en la reunión regional de Asia Pacífico de 2014. Entonces como hoy, hicieron un llamado a lograr una mayor aplicación de los valores de...
January 16, 2018 - 10:16am
This is Why OGP Commitments Fail >> En Grecia, el gobierno se comprometió a establecer un proceso abierto para cubrir las vacantes del sector público. En Macedonia, el gobierno se comprometió a exigir procesos de consulta con los ciudadanos a nivel municipal. En Mongolia, se prometió...
January 16, 2018 - 10:13am
OGP in the News - December 2017 >> Esta es una serie de resúmenes de la cobertura de los medios sobre la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto en todo el mundo. ¿Te gustaría recibir OGP en las noticias en tu bandeja de entrada todos los lunes? Suscríbete aquí. Este mes escribimos sobre las...
January 16, 2018 - 10:04am
English Version » “Los funcionarios públicos hacen un gran trabajo y tienen tareas muy difíciles a su cargo. Esta agenda, el gobierno abierto y la transparencia, muchas veces enfrenta resistencia y es difícil vencer los obstáculos que se presentan. Así que reunir a las personas para demostrar que...
January 16, 2018 - 9:54am
Por qué los compromisos de OGP fallan >> In Greece, the government committed to create an open process for filling public sector positions. In Macedonia, the government committed to require consultations with citizens at the municipal level. And in Mongolia, there was a promise to establish...
January 16, 2018 - 9:50am
OGP en las noticias: diciembre de 2017 >> 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 2018 is already underway, this month we take a final look at some OGP...
January 12, 2018 - 9:09am
Version en español » With the goal of promoting and enhancing transparency in the tracking process of Open Government Action Plans, Uruguay has deployed four management tools: the Open Government Observatory, the Tracking Meetup, the Achievement Dashboard, and the Open Data Tracking Publication....
January 10, 2018 - 3:34pm
A theme that surfaced consistently at the Asia Pacific Leaders Forum, hosted by the Government of Indonesia, was decreasing trust in governments. For countries committed to the principles and praxis of openness, this trust deficit could severely undermine the transformative potential that the Open...

Pages