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Europe & the Open Government Partnership

We recently joined civil society networks and organisations worldwide in calling for the EU’s new leadership to commit to close engagement…

Posted in Blog, Canada, EC, open gov, Sweden, U.S., UK | Posted by: Liz Steele
 

Canada’s first foreign aid data hackathon

Guest post by Michael Roberts, Groupsia

On August 24-25, 2013, Citizen Attaché (an Engineers Without Borders supported venture) organized Canada’s first…

Posted in Blog, Canada | Posted by: Guest
 
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G8: Triumph for transparency

You may not have noticed from the headlines, but the G8 Summit was a real triumph for transparency. It was…

Posted in Blog, Canada, EC, France, Germany, Japan, NGOs, Technology for Transparency, U.S., UK | Posted by: David Hall-Matthews
 
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PRESS RELEASE: Campaigners welcome G8 commitment to aid transparency

The G8 is finally delivering on aid transparency promises with all countries committing to full and timely…

Posted in Canada, EC, Featured, France, Germany, Japan, News, U.S., UK | Posted by: Katie Welford
 

A first look at common standard implementation schedules

Thirty-five donor organisations and governments have so far released implementation schedules for the common standard on aid information, with at…

Posted in Australia, Blog, Canada, China, EC, France, Germany, International Aid Transparency Initiative, Japan, New Zealand, Sweden, U.S., UK, World Bank | Posted by: Andrew Clarke
 

Canada publishes to IATI

The Canadian International Development Agency (Agence canadienne de développement international) has begun publishing their aid data to the International Aid…

Posted in Canada, News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 

OECD report criticises Canadian foreign aid

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has warned the Canadian government that recent changes to foreign aid are…

Posted in Canada, News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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OGP: Sweden amongst countries committing to improve aid transparency

Sweden, Canada, Spain, Tanzania and Denmark have committed to improving their aid transparency at the first international Open Government Partnership…

Posted in Canada, EC, International Aid Transparency Initiative, News, Sweden, Technology for Transparency | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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OGP: Canada moves to strengthen aid transparency commitment

At the first international Open Government Partnership (OGP) meeting yesterday, Canada presented their Action Plan, which acknowledges the way in which the…

Posted in Canada, International Aid Transparency Initiative, News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 

PRESS RELEASE: Aid donors make progress on transparency as key summit opens

Aid donors make progress on transparency as key summit opens

Aid donors have made significant progress on increasing the transparency of…

Posted in Canada, EC, International Aid Transparency Initiative, News, NGOs, Press Releases, U.S. | Posted by: Katie Welford