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OGP in the News - Week of March 12, 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. This week’s global OGP media coverage followed conversations about anti-corruption measures in Mexico, the next #ArgentinaAbierta forum, the history of open government in Indonesian regency Bojonegoro, and more.    Describing the “devastating” effect of corruption on countries’ economic and social landscape,...

OGP en las Noticias: Enero de 2018

Esta es una serie de resúmenes de la cobertura de los medios sobre la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto en todo el mundo. ¿Te gustaría recibir OGP en las noticias en tu bandeja de entrada todos los lunes? Suscríbete aquí. El primer mes del 2018 estuvo lleno de noticias sobre el impacto positivo del gobierno abierto en Georgia y en Mongolia, un inesperado defensor de la transparencia en Colombia, notas sobre el parlamento abierto en Grecia y mucho más. En los días...

OGP in the News - January 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.   Filled with #opengov news, the first month of 2018 saw OGP coverage on the positive impact of open government in Georgia and Mongolia, a surprising transparency advocate in Colombia, open parliament reviews in Greece, and much more.       Started in the run-up to the Asia Pacific Leaders’ Forum...

OGP in the News - Week of January 29, 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. From demands for greater transparency in Mexico and Greece, to meetings between leaders of OGP countries, this week’s OGP news covered it all. Grupo Milenio announced that Mexico’s National Institute of Transparency, Access to Information and Protection of Personal Data (INAI) has asked the Attorney General to publicly...

OGP in the News - Week of January 22, 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. Delving into the open government record of Georgia, New Zealand, the United States, and more, this week’s OGP media coverage was concentrated in the Asia-Pacific and Americas regions.    The latest piece in OGP’s GovInsider partnership series came from Georgian Minister of Justice Thea Tsulukiani. As Georgia...

Georgia advances on several open government initiatives, but needs to commit to a more ambitious reform agenda as Chair of the Open Government Partnership

January 23, Tbilisi, Georgia The Independent Reporting Mechanism report assessing the implementation of Georgia’s third OGP action plan (2016-2017) notes that while the country has made progress in several aspects of the open government agenda, the government needs to leverage its year as lead co-chair of the partnership to deliver more transformative reforms that scale up practices to improve citizen engagement and public accountability across all levels of government. Georgia’s action...

OGP in the News - Week of December 11, 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. The main theme of this week’s global media coverage of OGP was, of course, the Asia Pacific Leaders Forum on Open Government (APLF2017). Bringing together some 200 high-level government officials, ministers, local government leaders, civil society organisations, businesses, and development partners, the Asia Pacific Leaders...

OGP in the News - Week of October 23, 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. The open government spark is catching! This week’s OGP media coverage profiled several non-OGP countries and provinces eager to join the open government movement, including Morocco and Basque Country in Spain.   Exciting open government news came out of Liberia, which was profiled in OGP’s brand new short...

OGP in the News - Week of September 11, 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. This week, OGP news spotlighted the Partnership’s participation at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, with a few other updates out of Liberia, Brazil, and Nepal. On Tuesday, September 19, 2017, OGP will be organizing an event at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly (#UNGA72) titled “Rebuilding Trust in Government...