[okfn-br] OpenSpending in Brazil (also the HackerBus)
lucy.chambers em okfn.org
Sexta Abril 6 19:03:53 BST 2012
Good idea to meet in person.
Are you still having problems with the upload? Are you talking about
the interface or a command line load? The inter. It is now however, in
a different place to where it was 6 months ago: Datasets >
[Intermediary box] > Import Dataset.
Let me know if you are still having problems at what point it is going
wrong and I will try and sort you out!
On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 12:35 PM, Pedro Markun <pedro at markun.com.br> wrote:
> Awesome. I've some data already ready from several others cities. Lets talk
> about this also at the hackathon!
> We can do a sprint to get DF data ready.
> via mobile
> Em 05/04/2012 12:02, "Everton Zanella Alvarenga"
> <everton.alvarenga at okfn.org> escreveu:
>> use the hackebus to scrap this data is an awesome idea and I think it
>> fits together with an idea I've discussed with Lucy  about writing
>> a manual on open spending in Brazil taking into account its
>> particularities of each city all over the country.
>> For the Brazilian incubating chapter, I've been focusing in São Paulo
>> and there appeared volunteers willing to track the money in the city
>> of Mossoró (Mateus, you here?), a quit different situation of São
>> Paulo and its biggest budget of the country.
>> Today I am also to meet professor Gisele, from University of São
>> Paulo, who has a lot of nice ideas on how to improve open spending in
>> Brazil and we want to set a roadmap with a collaboration between
>> GPOPAI USP <http://www.gpopai.usp.br> and OKFn Brasil.
>> So if we could go all over Brazil as begin to *report* the situation
>> of cities visited, this could be a great step for the manual we are
>> planning to do.
>> Lucy told me she is coming to São Paulo on 20 April (Lucy, any change
>> of coming on 19th in the day of the event with Rufus and Helen?), so
>> we could make a general meet up only about open spening (ccing Thiago
>> Rondon, who have done a great job for the federal and state of São
>> Paulo budget with data available!).
>>  http://wiki.okfn.org/Chapter/Brazil/encontros/os-br-20120228
>> 2012/4/5 Pedro Markun <pedro at esfera.mobi>:
>> > Hey all,
>> > dumb-question. Is the openspending import tools working?
>> > I would love to get that into the hackerbus travel workflow -> go to a
>> > city,
>> > scrape the data, push it into openspending...
>> > the last time I've checked it was not working (+6 months ago). so that's
>> > why
>> > I'm asking...
>> > 's
>> > Pedro Markun
>> Everton Zanella Alvarenga (also Tom)
>> Open Knowledge Foundation Brasil
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