The Asian Development Bank will be providing technical and financial assistance to help countries in the Open Government Partnership to implement their initiatives.
Regional and local governments must follow central government efforts to ...
72% of government departments in New Zealand have become more efficient by reusing other agencies’ data, according to the latest progress report on open government in the country.
South Korea’s newly-released Open Government Partnership (OGP) 2nd Action Plan commits to releasing over 9000 datasets by 2016.
The public sector should not wait to get on social media, John Sheridan, Australian Government Chief Technology Officer has said. Government should also understand that engagement on social media is two-way, he added.
Allowing citizens to see the process of policy making, rather than just the result, helps win over citizens even when they disagree with the final decision, Kenji Hiramoto, Executive Advisor to the Government CIO in the Cabinet Secretariat Government of Japan has told FutureGov.
Open data can sometimes seem like a luxury, but a meeting between the Philippines and Sierra Leone proved otherwise.
The Australian Government is preparing an Open Data Toolkit to consolidate policies and guidance for agencies managing and sharing government data.
Public agencies are exempted from Singapore’s new Personal Data Protection Act, but the government told FutureGov that it has based its own rules on the same principles as the new law.
The Chinese government has made progress on becoming a more open government by publishing public sector data, according to a recent report by the World Economic Forum.
Singapore has shot up 7 places in the UN E-Government Rankings 2014, from 10th place in the world to 3rd - and 1st in Southeast Asia. What has made Singapore rise so suddenly? And what lessons can be drawn from the city state’s success?
South Korea is the best country in the world at involving citizens in decision-making using the internet, according to the new United Nations E-Government Rankings 2014.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...