2018 Open Justice Series

El gobierno abierto en acción: la OEA y Alemania apoyan nuevas iniciativas en Latinoamérica

El Programa de Apoyos de Gobierno Abierto para las Américas es una iniciativa regional que busca apoyar a la siguiente generación de activistas de gobierno abierto de la administración pública, la sociedad civil y el sector privado. Entre 2015 y 2017, se creó una red de 69 becarios de 20 países de las Américas que han implementado diversos proyectos en los países de la región. Recientemente publicamos el informe Impacto y Aprendizaje sobre los primeros tres años del programa: sus actividades,...

The Statistical Status Quo of OGP Open Justice Commitments

This blog is the second post in a multi-part series on open justice. The previous post made the case for open justice reform, whereas this post will delve into the status quo of open justice-related OGP commitments through a statistical lens. Given the constraints of a blog, this post will only delve into some of the relevant statistics. If you wish to learn more about the state of OGP open justice commitments or open justice itself, check out my piece entitled: “A Guide to Open Justice”...

Open Government in action: OAS and Germany support new initiatives in Latin America

The OAS Fellowship on Open Government in the Americas is a regional leadership initiative for the next generation of Open Government activists from public administration, civil society, and the private sector. Between 2015 and 2017, it has built a network of sixty-nine Fellows from twenty countries across the Americas that implemented numerous projects in their countries and the region, and continue doing so. Recently, we published an Impact and Learning Report on the program’s first...