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Jordan End-of-Term Report 2016-2018

Jordan’s third action plan led to major advances in the decentralization of political power and the drafting of an ambitious open data policy. While a majority of commitments in key policy areas were either completely, or substantially, implemented by the…

Kenya Design Report 2018-2020

To develop Kenya’s third action plan, the country increased participation of CSOs, however, without deepening their involvement to share the decision-making power and increasing the ambition of the plan. It contains three notable reforms to carry forward on addressing beneficial…

Ghana Design Report 2017-2019

Ghana’s third action plan aimed to promote access to information and civic participation to prevent corruption in different public policy areas. As in previous action plans, the passing of the Right to Information bill continues to be a centerpiece for…

Nigeria Implementation Report 2017-2019

Nigeria’s first action plan initiated open government reforms such as civic engagement in the budget process and open contracting. Ongoing civil society support often drove commitment implementation. Meanwhile, limited lead agency engagement and lengthy legislative processes inhibited the implementation of…

Cabo Verde Design Report 2018-2020 – For Public Comment

In 2021, the Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) published the design report for Cabo Verde's first action plan. The report covers the action plan development process and the design of commitments. In Cabo Verde, the IRM researcher Edalina Rodrigues Sanches findings…

Afghanistan Design Report 2019-2021

Afghanistan’s second action plan was co-created through strong collaboration between government and civil society. The 18 commitments cover a diverse range of thematic areas, including anti-corruption, public service delivery, and participatory budgeting. To achieve successful implementation, Afghanistan needs to ensure…

Luxembourg Design Report 2019-2021

Luxembourg’s first action plan includes commitments on improving the transparency and openness of public administration, open data, and activities related to climate change. While most commitments reflect existing initiatives, several civil society proposals are included. Moving forward, Luxembourg could establish…

United Kingdom Design Report 2019-2021

The United Kingdom (UK)’s fourth action plan largely continues the themes from previous plans, and includes commitments to open up data, participation and policy-making processes. Political uncertainty during the co-creation process due to the ongoing Brexit negotiations delayed finalisation of…

Afghanistan Design Report 2019-2021 – For Public Comment

In 2021, the Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) published the design report for Afghanistan’s second action plan. The report covers the action plan development process and the design of commitments. In Afghanistan, the IRM researchers Huma Saeed and Ravio Patra's findings…

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