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Open Government Partnership: Reflections on our time in Washington

11th August 2017 – No Comments

By Emma Harvey (Scottish Government) and Paul Bradley (Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations)   Last year, Scotland was accepted to be part of the Pioneer Tier of the Open Government Partnership, a pilot program consisting of 15 subnational governments with action…


In the hot seat: Tom Youll of Shelter Scotland talks through building and inspiring digital communities

28th July 2017 – 1 Comment

Having returned from the Open Government Partnership in Washington – where CSOs and governments were promoting their use of tech to progress open government commitments – Shelter Scotland’s recent one day event aimed at bringing charities and the tech community…


Lifting the curtain on open government – my first few months in post

24th July 2017 – 2 Comments

This post talks about some of the things I’ve been working on over the last five months, my initial thoughts about the network and forum in Scotland and invites you to support me in building this community of open government…

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