February 12, 2012 - 9:35pm
On February 7 first session of the working group of Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs which is created in frame of the “Open Government Partnership” initiation.
February 12, 2012 - 9:32pm
The agenda for creation of Open Government Partnership Action Plan for Macedonia has been revealed at a multi-stakeholder meeting held in Skopje on January 30, 2012. 
February 7, 2012 - 10:14am
President Dmitry Medvedev proposed on Monday that Russia could consider joining the Open Government Partnership, an international initiative designed to make government more transparent and effective.
February 6, 2012 - 10:23am
As one of the nine civil society organizations on OGP's steering committee, RWI is committed to supporting the meaningful participation of civil society and ensuring that the partnership develops in a way that benefits citizens. 
February 6, 2012 - 10:21am
2.2 million Bulgarians are on Facebook, so the technology is already present and putting it to use on behalf of better governance will be one of the issues we discuss when the Open Government Partnership meets in Brasilia later this spring.
February 6, 2012 - 10:15am
In April, the UK takes over as co chair of the Open Government Partnership, an initiative launched with the US and Brazil last autumn to promote the opening of government data. Maude said the partnership now has "over 50 members signed up to making a reality of transparency and participation...
February 4, 2012 - 6:15pm
New York, by becoming the first among states to adopt an open access policy, would give its research and researchers an advantage over colleagues in other states. Making discovered knowledge more available leads to greater influence as the work is more available for citations. Additionally students...
February 4, 2012 - 6:12pm
The voices of members of our group are already heard in the G20, the OECD Working Group on Bribery, the ADB-OECD Anticorruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific, the Open Government Partnership, and in the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership that will include robust anticorruption elements. We...
February 4, 2012 - 6:10pm
Each nation has its own unique history and culture and meaningful change can only start from within, but the U.S. can help.
February 4, 2012 - 6:06pm
The second United States-Philippines Bilateral Strategic Dialogue took place in Washington, DC on January 26 and 27. It was attended by senior officials of our governments who reviewed a number of shared accomplishments achieved over the past year.
January 30, 2012 - 10:27pm
The initiative if implemented will make government more transparent, improve efficiency and spark off innovation from the demand side for applications to be developed to better serve the citizenry.
January 30, 2012 - 10:25pm
Open data is the new thing in development. In the last three years, the World Bank, the United States, the United Kingdom, Kenya, and now the new Open Government Partnership have made raw data available to the public in forms that can be manipulated and interpreted by techno-savvy people to improve...
January 24, 2012 - 3:19pm
Read the foreign secretary's announcement of the end of Britain's '200-year retreat' from Latin America in full on politics.co.uk.
January 24, 2012 - 3:08pm
Two months ago, launched something called the Space Apps Challenge. It's part of the president's Open Government Partnership, which is a partnership between a whole bunch of countries internationally that are all working of kind of fulfill this idea of open government.
January 24, 2012 - 2:50pm
Individual countries are now working on their commitments for year 2012, and they will present them at an annual OGP conference in Brazil. This is a perfect time to join the process and clearly express what you as a citizen want from your government.
January 24, 2012 - 2:45pm
The required update isn't the only thing forcing agencies to revisit plans, said Amy Bennett, assistant director of OpenTheGovernment.org. The White House's National Action Plan--crafted in September 2011 as part of the Open Government Partnership--lists improving implementation of agency...
January 19, 2012 - 1:35pm
Consistent with the government’s agenda to promote transparent and participatory budget preparations, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) confirmed that six additional departments and three more agencies will conduct consultations with civil society organizations (CSOs) in crafting...
January 19, 2012 - 1:33pm
In his presentation he referred to important recent initiatives such as Open Government Partnership (http://www.opengovpartnership.org/) of 8 founding countries lead by Bresil and the United States and 43 additional countries. 
January 19, 2012 - 1:31pm
This is significant for U.S. reporters as well as our counterparts around the globe. Let’s face it, it is easier to do reporting on government policies and programs when the governments are more transparent.
January 9, 2012 - 8:47am
The Open Government Partnership has invited applications from civil society organizations (CSOs) for participation in the OGP April meeting in Brazil.
January 9, 2012 - 8:45am
As part of the Open Government Partnership, the US Government’s National Action Plan was released and the White House asked for input from the public on how citizen participation could be improved, facilitated, and measured. Here is OSFA's response, which we submitted on January 3rd, 2012.
January 9, 2012 - 6:57am
Along these lines, I found this late November interview by IBM's John Reinhardt of Julie McCarthy at The Open Government Partnership--a new initiative designed to promote open and accountable government--to be fascinating. So I figured I'd share it with you.
January 5, 2012 - 9:34am
  This past September, Obama announced the creation of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), a coalition of 46 nations which have agreed to make their data more transparent. Outlined in the agreement are several promises; to make government affairs more transparent, to promote civic...
January 5, 2012 - 9:27am
The minister held a Twitter town hall in mid-December as part of a public consultation on how to improve its transparency, as Canada prepares to join the International Open Government Partnership and present its plan to a global forum in Brazil in a few months.
January 5, 2012 - 9:24am
The United States is working in partnership with the corporate sector, NGOs and governments to advance human rights.

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