[open-government] Preliminary meeting of Open Government Partnership, 12th July 2011, Washington DC
jonathan.gray at okfn.org
Mon Jul 11 15:48:53 BST 2011
Tomorrow there will be a preliminary meeting of stakeholders involved
in a new "Open Government Partnership" in Washington DC. This is a
"multilateral initiative that aims to secure concrete commitments from
governments to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight
corruption, and harness new technologies to strengthen governance."
More information here:
As previously mentioned on this list, I hope they get a chance to
discuss the possibility of a set of international open government data
principles, along the lines that we were discussing last week:
I look forward to hearing more about how it goes!
All the best,
The Open Knowledge Foundation
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