May 8, 2012 - 2:12pm
Slowly but surely we are seeing this change. Last year, we saw a small number of governments including the United Kingdom join the Open Government Partnership to promote openness and improved engagement with their citizens. The efforts of this partnership were stepped up at a recent conference...
May 2, 2012 - 2:57pm
<p>Allison Tilley from <a href="http://www.opendemocracy.org.za" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Open Democracy Advance Center</a>, sent out the Civil Society Transparency Report for South Africa prepared for the OGP meeting in Brasilia and updated it...
May 2, 2012 - 2:02pm
<p>Along side the OGP meetings April 17-18, we spent <a href="http://blog.opengovpartnership.org/2012/04/openstreetmap-ogp-mapping-par... days opening local geo data with OpenStreetMap</a>. There's a lot of excitement in Brazil around OpenStreetMap, which you can see in its...
May 2, 2012 - 1:38pm
<p>In Ukraine and throughout the nearby region, “facade democracy,” in which laws and governance appear to support and conform to universal democratic standards and reforms appear to take place yet repeatedly result in no real reform or change, is a common phenomenon. This was the political...
May 1, 2012 - 12:38pm
<blockquote>I thought it would be helpful to note down some thoughts on Brasilia's meeting fast, whilst the memory is still fresh...</blockquote> <p><strong>The event: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Over 1200 attendees, 60 journalists registered with...
April 30, 2012 - 5:42pm
Recognizing the actions taken to eliminate corruption, the US and the Philippines are steering committee members of the Open Government Partnership, which aims to develop norms and standards for open governance, transparency, and civil society....
April 30, 2012 - 9:03am
Hundreds of delegates from government, civil society, and business gathered in Brasilia recently for the first Open Government Partnershipmeetings since the inception of this initiative.
April 30, 2012 - 9:02am
The Open Government Partnership co-chaired by the United States and Brazil, aims to fight corruption by securing concrete national action plans to fight corruption from governments. The Publish What You Pay and Publish What You Lend campaigns call on...
April 29, 2012 - 9:34pm
The occasion was the Open Government Partnership (OGP) meeting in Brasilia, Brazil, recently. The meeting — which brought together scores of top-notch world leaders, including Heads of State and Government — heard Kikwete say on Apr. 18 that the...
April 29, 2012 - 2:40pm
Speaking at the first high-level meeting the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in Brazil, Georgian Prime Minister Nika Gilauri said that the government is establishing an agency, Georgia Reforms and Partnership Enterprise (GRAPE) to promote and share...
April 25, 2012 - 7:15am
It believes this transparency will make government itself more effective, more accountable and more in touch with the people it serves, and will also drive economic prosperity. As co-chair of the international Open Government Partnership (OGP) –
April 23, 2012 - 5:32pm
Last Wednesday, the Spanish government presented a draft freedom of information law at theOpen Government Partnership conference in Brasilia, but faced strong criticism coming from civil society and NGOs, voiced by human rights NGO Access Info.
April 23, 2012 - 2:19pm
Last week the Open Government Partnership(OGP) met in Brasilia. Roughly 1200 registered participants from 60 countries, including 200 from civil society groups, met to share the work they are doing to make their ...
April 23, 2012 - 1:54pm
Civil society also plays a key role in the Open Government Partnership, an initiative President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff launched in September 2011. The Open Government Partnership has grown in the last eight months to become ...
April 23, 2012 - 8:26am
 Governments around the world are using policy to make financial data more accessible to their citizens, in response to growing demand for more open and transparent government. At last week's Open Government Partnership in Brazil, politicians from ...
April 21, 2012 - 7:09pm
Last year, we saw a small number of governments, including the United States and Turkey, join the Open Government Partnership to promote openness and improved engagement with their citizens. The efforts of this partnership will be stepped up, ...
April 20, 2012 - 10:31pm
The Open Government Partnership (OGP) international organization's annual conference was held in Brasilia on Tuesday and Wednesday. 
April 20, 2012 - 10:30pm
Transparency and openess are now forcing governments "out of their comfort zone", Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude has said as the UK took over co-chairmanship of the Open Government Partnership from the United States.
April 20, 2012 - 10:28pm
At a session dedicated to South Caucasus countries, Mr. Hovakimyan presented an Open Government Partnership Action Plan for Armenia. 
April 20, 2012 - 10:23pm
In his keynote address at the Open Government Partnership (OGP) forum, the President told the audience that of late the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) reports were a good source of news and debate in media and National Assembly.
April 20, 2012 - 10:21pm
At the inaugural meeting of the Open Government Partnership in Brazil, US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton details what she believes will become a new divide among nations - how open or closed their societies are.
April 20, 2012 - 10:19pm
Armenian deputy MFA presented the OGP program during the session devoted to the South Caucasus. 
April 20, 2012 - 10:18pm
As the UK prepares to co-chair the Open Government Partnership, Francis Maude is determined that Britain will reap the benefits of making public data open to all.
April 19, 2012 - 12:55pm
Where next for the open government partnership? That was the question hanging in the air over the conference centre in Brasilia on Wednesday evening as the politicians and their entourages packed up and went home after two days of intense discussion ...
April 19, 2012 - 7:36am
On April 17-18 the annual summit of the “Open Government Partnership” initiative took place. Brazilian President Dilma Russef and the US State Secretary Hilary Clinton opened the conference, press and information department of Armenian Ministry of ...

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