Europe and Open Government – A Powerful Opportunity

The European election of 2019 is said to be a watershed moment that will ask voters to choose between more or less Europe, between inclusion and diversity or exclusion and nationalism, and between societies that are more open or more…

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Opening Up Information on Public Contracting

In France, new open data laws increase competition for public contracts.

The Yellow Vests movement and the urge to update democracy

In its last National Action Plan, France committed to 21 engagements for a more transparent and collaborative government. The Yellow Vests movement proves (once again) that it is urgent to implement our engagements with the Open Government Partnership to improve…

OGP Needs To Strengthen Citizen Engagement With Civil Groups and Governments

OGP lobbies for more inclusiveness on both the governmental and social level; yet how does an initiative this big ensures it stays inclusive itself? The challenge begins with uniting various groups working on different themes, and ends with involving the…

Los derechos de las personas detenidas: Nuevo informe publicado por Fair Trials identifica oportunidades de mejora en las Cartas de Derechos de Europa

Originalmente publicado por la organización Defender el derecho humano a un juicio justo en FairTrials.org. Las Cartas de Derechos pueden tener un impacto positivo pues ayudan a las personas detenidas por la policía a saber cuáles son sus derechos, pero existen…