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Sustainable Development Goals

OGP is a vital partner and platform to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, particularly SDG 16+ which includes peaceful, just and inclusive societies, and accountable institutions.

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Implementing SDG16+ Through the Open Government Partnership

The challenge of building peaceful, just and inclusive societies is at the heart of the SDGs and OGP can be a vital partner to achieve these goals. 

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Making a Difference through Inclusion, SDGs, and Open Government

Read how Ukraine aligned their 2018-2020 OGP action plan with the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Paraguay – Tackling the Culture of Secrecy in the Public Sector

In 2014, Paraguay became the 100 th country in the world to pass legislation that grants citizens access to public information. The work to open government, data and budgets began locally with one reformer determined to improve his ...


Overview

OGP countries are experimenting with open government innovations to accelerate progress on the Sustainable Development Goals. These include reforms that give citizens a greater say over how they are governed: whether it be how public services in water, health and education are provided, where and how infrastructure projects are built, or how budgets are allocated.


Commitments


Resources

  1. Implementing SDG16+ Through the Open Government Partnership

    The challenge of building peaceful, just and inclusive societies is at the heart of the SDGs and OGP can be…

    2019, Perspective, Web Page

  2. Making a Difference through Inclusion, SDGs, and Open Government

    Read how Ukraine aligned their 2018-2020 OGP action plan with the Sustainable Development Goals.

    2019, Perspective, Web Page

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Featured Commitment: Basic Education Inputs Program

Read how the Philippines is working to improve education services through a participatory platform for monitoring and evaluating basic education data. This commitment is featured in the "What's in the 2019 Action Plans" publication.

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Featured Commitment: Complaint Registration and Processing Mechanism

Read how Burkina Faso is working to improve delivery of public services through a complaint recording and processing system. "What's in the 2019 Action Plans" publication.

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Featured Commitment: Inclusion in Court Contracting

Read how Austin, United States is working to improve civic participation and transparency in the decision-making process for community court contracts. This commitment is featured in the "What's in the 2019 Action Plans" publication.

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Featured Commitment: Judicial Observatory

Read about Costa Rica's commitment to improve citizens' access to justice information through a public website. This commitment is featured in the "What's in the 2019 Action Plans" publication.

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Featured Commitment: Expanding Community-Based Justice Services

Read about Sierra Leone's commitment to develop a national access to justice policy and a directorate for community-based justice services. This commitment is featured in the "What's in the 2019 Action Plans" publication.

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