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The Business Imperative for Open Contracting

This blog is based on OGP CEO Sanjay Pradhan’s remarks at the European Conference of International Association for Contract & Commercial Management (IACCM), Krakow A Story from Ukraine - ProZorro & DoZorro I want to talk to you about how opening government - in particular, opening public procurement contracts - generates powerful dividends for businesses which in turn necessitates business action to realize these dividends. And for this, let me begin with a...

From Bali to Jakarta: The evolution of OGP in Asia Pacific

De Bali a Yakarta: La evolución de OGP en la región Asia-Pacífico >> It’s been three and a half years since the open government community convened in Bali at the 2014 OGP Asia Pacific Regional Meeting. Our generous hosts then, and today, called for the wider application of open government values in the region.  And the joint civil society communique agreed at the meeting asked for three things: A post-2030 agenda and goals that incorporate good governance from the very...