Indonesia Open Government Jam: Reforming e-government, increasing public participation and renewing the spirit of collaboration and co-creation

Consistent with the efforts of having an open government, the Open Government Indonesia National Secretariat carried out the OpenGovJam on September 30th. With the topic of “Government Digitalisation: Transforming the Public Services and Interactions”, OpenGovJam aimed to maximise the potential…

Empowering grassroots communities in Asia through effective public service delivery

This blog is part of a series on public service delivery for open government. As a development and human rights practitioner, I have realised that the translation of global goals and human rights treaties are only possible when there is…

La palabra de moda “cocreación”: reflexiones del taller de gobierno abierto para los servicios públicos de Manila

Tengo un amigo que odia las palabras de moda que se crean en la comunidad del desarrollo. Desde que Andrea Cornwall y sus colegas publicaron “Deconstructing Development Discourse: Buzzwords and Fuzzwords” (Desconstrucción del discurso del desarrollo: las palabras de moda)…

That co-creation buzzword: reflections from the open government for public service delivery workshop in Manila

This blog is part of a series on public service delivery for open government. A friend of mine hates development buzzwords. Ever since Andrea Cornwall and her colleagues published “ Deconstructing Development Discourse: Buzzwords and Fuzzwords” in 2010, said friend…

El gobierno abierto como una plataforma para el acceso a la justicia

Cuando se menciona el término gobierno abierto, muchas veces se piensa en datos abiertos, transparencia y anticorrupción, pero no necesariamente en un sistema de justicia justo y responsable. Sin embargo, recientemente se está utilizando el movimiento del gobierno abierto para…