The Business Imperative for Open Contracting

This blog is based on OGP CEO Sanjay Pradhan’s remarks at the European Conference of International Association for Contract & Commercial Management (IACCM), Krakow A Story from Ukraine - ProZorro & DoZorro I want to talk to you about how…

Iniciativa de Datos Abiertos para las Elecciones: Ampliación y Uso de Datos Abiertos para Fortalecer los Procesos Electorales

A través de iniciativas como OGP se han logrado avances significativos en la apertura de datos de gobierno. Este tema es especialmente importante en el contexto de las elecciones, las cuales deben cumplir con estándares básicos para la transparencia. Gracias…

The Open Election Data Initiative: Expanding and Using Data to Improve Electoral Processes

Initiatives like OGP have made substantial strides in opening a broad range of government data. This trend is particularly relevant to - and much needed in - elections, which are subject to basic democratic standards for transparency. With advancements in…

Advancing collective action on beneficial ownership – OGP and EITI

    When a country first joins OGP, and we speak with civil society and government for the first time, they are often surprised when they hear how many governments have included EITI commitments in their OGP action plans. Countries…

Taking the Pain Out of Public Procurement

Originally posted on the B-Team blog. Metro Cash & Carry is one of the world’s leading self-service wholesale companies – selling food and non-food products to businesses and governments. In the past, MC&C’s Ukrainian branch would turn down potential business…