Introduction and Overview
OGP members are intentional, strategic, and ambitious in bringing women and underrepresented groups into the OGP process and in ensuring that reforms are inclusive of all people’s needs.
When women are equal, contributing members of society, with access to information, health care, education, and work, those societies are more likely to succeed – and in a more inclusive and sustainable manner.
Despite the human development progress the world has seen over the past 30 years, one-third of the global population continues to live in extreme poverty, and communities everywhere struggle with deeply-rooted inclusive growth challenges…
Actions for a More Inclusive Open Government Partnership
Opening up government is an underexplored method for accelerating gender equality and closing critical gaps in information, access, and participation. When women and girls are absent from open government, so is the information, knowledge, and skills that limit the potential of ambitious reforms impacting daily lives.