Opening up mining sector governance: lessons from 18 resource-rich countries

What does the West African nation of Liberia have in common with Australia, the land down under? Both are rich in mineral resources, for one. And in both countries, government decisions to approve exploration and mining projects are vulnerable to…

Ampliando la Familia de #GobAbierto: ¡Nuevos miembros de OGP Local!

Salud reproductiva en Buenos Aires, Argentina. Mujeres liderando procesos de colecta de datos en Bojonegoro, Indonesia. Luchando contra la desigualdad en Austin, Texas. Gastos y calidad del servicio de agua en Kigoma, Tanzania. Reformas de cabildeo en Madrid, España.  …

Growing the Family of #OpenGov: Introducing the New OGP Local Participants!

      Reproductive health in Buenos Aires, Argentina.   Women-led data collection in Bojonegoro, Indonesia.   Inequality in Austin, Texas.   Water service expenses and quality in Kigoma, Tanzania.   Lobbying reforms in Madrid, Spain.     These are…

#OGPArgentina: Translating People’s Rights into Actions

Do citizens need to understand what open government is to benefit from it?#OGPArgentina has just ended, which means that civil society representatives, government officials, and activists in-between from the Americas have returned home with fresh ideas and possibly, partnerships. For…

Colombia, hacia un Estado Abierto

Desde 2010, los mensajes por parte del Gobierno de asentar bases institucionales que aseguren transparencia, acceso a la información pública y rendición de cuentas, han sido claros y concisos. Tanto en el ámbito interno –por medio de decretos, leyes y…