OGP Publishes Letters to 11 Countries

A large group of OGP participating countries is entering its second National Action Plan cycle. The Independent Reporting Mechanism has published 43 reports into the first cycle and 27 countries have now published their second plan, with more expected in the…

Trece nuevos planes de acción están disponibles en el portal de OGP

Durante los últimos seis meses, la mayoría de los países que ingresaron a la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto en abril de 2012 y en el 2014 han trabajado duro para desarrollar compromisos ambiciosos que fomenten el acceso a la…

Thirteen new national action plans are available on the OGP website

During the last six months, most of the countries that joined the Open Government Partnership in April 2012 and in 2014 have been working hard to develop ambitious commitments to foster access to information, civic participation and accountability. To draft…

European Parliament votes to increase transparency of decision-making

EPPlenaryvote.jpg This article originally appeared on Access Info Europe and has been republished with permission from the author.  Access Info Europe has welcomed the decision[1] by the European Parliament to bring greater transparency to its decision making by recording and publishing…

Three Cohort 2 Countries Will Not Receive IRM Reports

The Open Government Partnership’s Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) is in the process of publishing 35 progress reports on the group of countries that joined OGP at the Brasilia Summit in 2012 - known as Cohort 2. IRM progress reports are designed to…