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OGP National Handbook – Rules and Guidance for Participants (2021)

Version 4.2 (Formerly OGP POC Manual) – Updated February 2021 The OGP Support Unit proudly presents the 2021 edition of the OGP National Handbook: Rules and Guidance for Participants, available in English, Spanish and French. This handbook provides crisp and clear…

IRM Guidance for Online Repositories

According to OGP’s Procedural Review Policy, starting in 2018, OGP participating governments must document, collect and publish a repository on the domestic OGP website in line with IRM guidance. The IRM has designed this document to help governments understand what…

IRM Guidance on Minimum Threshold for Involve

According to OGP’s Procedural Review Policy, OGP participating governments must meet the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) “Involve” requirement during development of the Action Plan, as assessed by the Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM). The IRM has designed this document…

OGP Process: Government Self-Assessment

Participating governments must produce an End-of-term Self-Assessment Report. The report should focus on the final results of reforms completed in the action plan, consultation during implementation, and lessons learned. The development of the End-of-term Self-Assessment Report should follow guidance established…

Eligibility Criteria & OGP Values Check Assessment

Updated June 1, 2018 In order to participate in OGP, governments must exhibit a demonstrated commitment to open government in four Core Eligibility areas, and pass the OGP Values Check outlined below. The Support Unit updates eligibility data in the…

OGP Branding Guide (March 2018)

What is a brand? A brand is the impression that partners, funders, beneficiaries, and related groups have of the organization. It’s the way people think, feel, and respond when they hear Open Government Partnership or OGP. A well-defined brand helps…

Parliamentary Engagement Policy Guidance (2017)

Recognizing the benefits of regularizing parliamentary engagement in OGP, the OGP Steering Committee adopted this Policy Guidance to facilitate and encourage parliamentary engagement within OGP.

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