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...
January 9, 2018 - 12:56pm
Open government is about greater openness, transparency and accountability, strengthening democracy through meaningful engagement, as well as driving innovation and economic opportunities. Meaningful progress on open government requires providing the public, the media, and the business community...
January 9, 2018 - 9:35am
Version en español » “Civil servants really do an amazing job, they have difficult tasks to do. This agenda, open government, transparency, often meets a lot of resistance and it is difficult to overcome obstacles within administration. So bringing people together to show that there is a support...
January 8, 2018 - 12:47pm
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 end of 2017 and beginning of 2018 saw OGP news out of Nigeria, Mexico, Sri Lanka, and even non-OGP participant Morocco.   2017...
January 8, 2018 - 9:51am
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January 5, 2018 - 9:25am
“Using low cost open technologies to achieve high impact.” This motto has been inspiring the work of my organisation, GFOSS – the Open Technologies Alliance in Greece. Our view on Open Government derives from the need to have access to knowledge, the Free/Open Source Software ethos, and builds on...
January 4, 2018 - 12:17pm
In this day and age, there are a variety of different platforms available for people to express themselves. Outlets like social media give us the power to publicly express our opinions. Just about anyone can make a Twitter profile and tweet about what they are content or discontent with that day....
January 2, 2018 - 11:41am
Overview   Open government action plans have had long-standing initiatives in place which ensure the transparency and accountability of government through technological means. Instances of these kinds of technological adaptations are: the prerequisite that data be released in a machine-readable...
January 2, 2018 - 11:26am
Net neutrality, the principle that all online content should be equally accessible without Internet Service Provider (ISP) interference, has become rather contentious and is currently at risk in the United States. Rules and policies involving net neutrality are designed to prevent throttled walled...

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