OGP in the News – Week of August 22

This week, top press coverage came out of Africa with a number of member countries making headlines in connection to OGP.   On Tuesday the U.S. State Department released the transcript of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech delivered…

OGP in the News – Week of August 15, 2016

A series providing a round-up of media attention received by the Open Government Partnership throughout the world. This week, OGP was featured in news items around the globe. The biggest source of coverage  was Mexico, where open government issues made…

OGP in the News – Week of August 8, 2016

A series providing a round-up of media attention received by the Open Government Partnership throughout the world. This week, the most significant press coverage related to OGP came out of Latin America. In Argentina, a piece in the leading La…

Open Government Partnership Asia-Pacific Regional Dialogue

*Embargoed until 20 July, 12:00 pm Philippine Standard Time* MANILA, PHILIPPINES - 20 JULY 2016 - The 2016 Open Government Partnership (OGP) Asia-Pacific Regional Dialogue will be hosted by the Asian Development Bank on July 21st and 22nd at their…

How open are budgets in OGP member countries and what are the trends?

This post is the second in a short series that GIFT will be running to provide ideas for the 51 member countries currently preparing their next Action Plans. The first post discussed the steps OGP countries should take in their…