November 27, 2017 - 9:46am
The thirteenth annual Global Education Monitoring Report came out recently, and it synthesizes the state of the art of accountability in the education field. Sponsored by UNESCO, GEM Reports are editorially independent, and their mandate is to monitor progress towards the education targets in the...
November 21, 2017 - 11:05pm
OGP Buenos Aires Americas MeetingSanjay Pradhan, CEO, OGP First our tremendous gratitude to the Government and civil society of Argentina for hosting this important event, and our tremendous appreciation for your leadership on open government which is inspiring other countries in the region and...
November 21, 2017 - 3:11pm
English » Международная инициатива Партнерство "Открытое правительство” (OGP) с радостью объявляет, что Кыргызская Республика стала первой страной в Центральной Азии, которая присоединилась к данной инициативе.  Партнерство "Открытое правительство” представляет собой международную платформу,...
November 21, 2017 - 3:05pm
на русском » BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC - November 21, 2017 - The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is excited to announce the Kyrgyz Republic has become first country in Central Asia to join the partnership, an international platform of 74 countries and 15 subnational governments. OGP is a...
November 20, 2017 - 10:32am
In the first six years of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), government and civil society reformers have helped advance new open government norms that improve public services, reduce corruption, and make government more efficient. For example, by 2017, 23 countries and four sub-national...
November 17, 2017 - 12:09pm
English Version »La transparencia es una cuestión binaria. Se es o no se es transparente.Uruguay ha decidido serlo y, con esa convicción, ha concebido y ejecutado distintas herramientas que aportan a su consolidación, particularmente dentro de la Oficina de Planeamiento y Presupuesto (OPP).El...
November 17, 2017 - 12:04pm
Version en español »Transparency is a binary matter. Either you are or you are not transparent.Uruguay has decided to be transparent, and based on that conviction, has conceived of and executed different initiatives that support its consolidation, particularly from the Planning and Budget Office (...
November 15, 2017 - 1:36pm
In English »Es la primera vez que el país será sede del evento de Open Government Partnership, que se realiza en el marco de una semana de conferencias y debates sobre gobierno abierto de la que participarán representantes de 18 países de América y del resto del mundo. Buenos Aires, 15 de...
November 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
En Español »It is the first time that the country will host the Open Government Partnership event, which takes place during a week of conferences and debates on open government, in which representatives from 18 participating countries from the Americas and representatives from many others will...
November 14, 2017 - 9:43am
¿Por qué empezaste a trabajar en el tema de transparencia y rendición de cuentas? ¿Qué te llamó la atención? Yo nací en sierra Leona que, como sabes, es un país que ha sufrido mucho. Después de la guerra civil, me interesé en cómo (re)construir al país, crear instituciones para la gobernanza...
November 13, 2017 - 4:39pm
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. From EITI developments in the United States and Ghana to Indonesia’s open government journey, this week’s OGP media coverage touched...
November 13, 2017 - 4:07pm
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.   Elecciones en Liberia, legislación sobre acceso a la información en...
November 13, 2017 - 3:47pm
Todos sabemos que la implementación de los compromisos es el elemento central de la misión de la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés) de generar reformas transformadoras. Sin embargo, más de un tercio de los compromisos que el Mecanismo de Revisión Independiente ha...
November 13, 2017 - 3:09pm
      Presentación       Desde el 2014, el Paraguay dio un gran paso sobre acceso ciudadano a la información pública con la promulgación de la Ley 5282/14 “De libre acceso ciudadano a la información pública y transparencia gubernamental”. Entró en vigencia en el 2015 y el decreto...
November 13, 2017 - 3:03pm
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. From elections in Liberia to access to information legislation in Pakistan, this month’s OGP media coverage illustrates how...
November 13, 2017 - 2:54pm
Since 2014, Paraguay has taken big steps toward access to information by enacting Act 5282/14 of “Access to public information and government transparency”, which came into effect in 2015. Rules of operation 3064/15 were published that same year. This regulatory framework became an important tool...
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm
    How did you get involved in working in the transparency and accountability field? Was there a driving force behind your interest?     I am originally from Sierra Leone, and as you know, this is a country that has been through a lot. In the wake of the civil war, I was interested in...
November 13, 2017 - 2:41pm
Everyone knows that implementation of commitments is at the core of the Open Government Partnership (OGP)’s mission for transformational reforms. However, more than a third of commitments reviewed to date by the Independent Reporting Mechanism have not been implemented. For natural resource...
November 8, 2017 - 2:07pm
Sanjay Pradhan – Opening Panel Remarks at GPSA Forum 2017 This is a tale of two partnerships – the Global Partnership of Social Accountability (GPSA) and the Open Government Partnership (OGP).  Both had their origins in 2011.  And they had the same vision of citizen-centric, responsive...
November 6, 2017 - 3:24pm
Hace algunas semanas, OGP inició una campaña a favor de la reconstrucción de la confianza en el gobierno que inició con un evento en la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas donde lanzamos el documento: La Lucha por Recobrar la Confianza y en la que líderes de gobierno y la sociedad civil...
November 6, 2017 - 12:47pm
A few weeks ago, OGP began a sustained campaign on rebuilding trust in government, kicking it off with an event at UNGA where we launched Trust: The Fight to Win it Back, and where leaders from government and civil society articulated their vision on rebuilding trust. A key finding as part of our...
November 5, 2017 - 8:20pm
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. An inspiring week in #opengov, this week's OGP international media coverage highlighted innovation in Buenos Aires and Bojonegoro...
November 3, 2017 - 3:21pm
Hello everyone! If you haven’t been following our blog, we recently organized the Open & Shut Conference, where we brought together a group of experts and open data practitioners to discuss the challenges and opportunities posed by open data in closed societies. This article – the second in...
November 2, 2017 - 4:44pm
Participatory budgeting (PB) empowers citizens to allocate portions of public budgets in a way that best fits the needs of the people. In turn, proponents expect PB to improve citizens’ lives in important ways, by expanding their participation in politics, providing better public services...
October 31, 2017 - 4:44pm
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. The open government spark is catching! This week’s OGP media coverage profiled several non-OGP countries and provinces eager to join...

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