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#OpenGov #OpenParliament : les plans d’action du Gouvernement et de l’Assemblée nationale pour une action publique transparente et collaborative ont été lancés

Originally posted on etalab blog. Le Plan d’action national de la France pour une action publique transparente et collaborative pour 2018-2020 et le plan d’action de l’Assemblée nationale en faveur de l’ouverture, de la transparence et de la participation citoyenne ont été présentés ce mardi 3 avril au Numa en présence de François de Rugy, président de l’Assemblée nationale et d’Henri Verdier, Directeur interministériel du numérique et du système d’...

OGP in the News - Week of March 26, 2018

A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. March closed with a lot of open government excitement out of Africa, as well as OGP updates in New Zealand and France.   The Nigerian government is developing an Electronic Document Management System to make public services more effective and efficient, reported Vanguard. Announced at Nigeria’s third National OGP...

OGP in the News - Week of December 18, 2017

A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. OGP news surrounding both the Asia Pacific Leaders Forum on Open Government (#APLF2017) and the OGP Americas Regional Meeting, continued this week. An article in The Jakarta Post quoted several APLF2017 participants emphasizing the importance of engaging local governments in open government reforms. OGP subnational pioneer...

OGP in the News - Week of December 4, 2017

A weekly round-up of Open Government Partnership (OGP) media coverage around the world. Want to receive OGP in the News directly in your email inbox? Subscribe here. Between last month’s OGP Americas Regional Meeting and the upcoming Asia Pacific Leaders Forum on Open Government, this week’s OGP global media coverage remained strong.    “Sometimes you need to get away to find people who will appreciate you.” That was how CBC News described Canadian Treasury Board President Scott...

France to host the Open Government Partnership Global Summit in Paris

Version en español » On December 7-9, 2016, France will host the 4th Open Government Partnership Global Summit in Paris. Coming at a critical time for global democratic renewal and the pushback against populism and divisiveness, French President Francois Hollande has called the event “the COP for Democracy.” Among the 3000 guests registered to attend are heads of state, ministers from the partnership's 70 countries, hundreds of civil society leaders, academics, and influential...

Francia será la sede de la Cumbre Global de la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto en París

English Version » Del 7 al 9 de diciembre de 2016, Francia será la sede de la cuarta Cumbre Global de la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (OGP por sus siglas en inglés) en París. En un momento crucial para la renovación de la democracia y la lucha contra el populismo y la división, el presidente de Francia, Francois Hollande, se refirió al evento como “la COP para la democracia”. Entre los 3000 asistentes registrados en la Cumbre se encuentran jefes de Estado, ministros de los...

G8 in 2013 and open government -- UK PM's letter to leaders

UK Prime Minister David Cameron today kicked off his country's year-long presidency of the Group of Eight Industrialised Nations by writing a letter to his counterparts. The good news for the open government movement is that it's clear that his administration intends to place transparency high-up the agenda. Here are some key extracts: At the heart of my agenda for the Summit are three issues - advancing trade, ensuring tax compliance and promoting greater transparency. All of them are areas...