Ciudad Abierta: Buenos Aires se transforma mediante la co-creación con los vecinos

Hace tres años, los vecinos de Buenos Aires me dieron la enorme responsabilidad de trabajar juntos para transformar la ciudad. Desde entonces, me junto con ellos en la calle, en bares y cuando salgo a correr por las mañanas. Con…

An Open City: Residents cocreating to transform Buenos Aires

Three years ago, the residents of Buenos Aires gave me the great responsibility to work together with them to transform their city. Since then, I have met with them on the streets, at bars, and on my morning runs. We…

Abandonar la zona de confort para co-crear: lecciones desde Buenos Aires

Durante la cumbre de las Américas, el mes pasado, las organizaciones de la sociedad civil que componen la mesa de gobierno abierto —tanto a nivel nacional en Argentina como a nivel subnacional en la Ciudad de Buenos Aires— dieron distintas…

Getting out of the comfort zone to co-create: Lessons from Buenos Aires

  During last month’s Americas Regional Meeting, the civil society organizations that make up the open government board, both at the national level in Argentina and at the subnational level in Buenos Aires, showed their ability to challenge, inconvenience, and…

Great Expectations: How Engagement Makes Openness Irreversible

The City of Buenos Aires got a staggering response when they launched BA Elige in 2017, a competition that asked residents of Buenos Aires to nominate and then vote on projects to improve the city. 3.3 million people visited the…