UK OpenGovernment

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UK Open Gov

The UK Open Government Network collaborates with and challenges governments in the UK to develop and implement ambitious open government reforms through the UK’s membership of the Open Government Partnership.

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NI Open Gov

The Northern Ireland Open Government Network is a loose alliance of civil society in Northern Ireland campaigning for more open, participatory and accountable government.

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Scot Open Gov

The Scotland Open Government Network is currently being established. Get involved via the Open Government Forum.

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Wales Open Gov

The Wales Open Government Network is currently being established. Get involved via the Open Government Forum.

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Transparency

The public can understand the workings of their government

Participation

The public can influence the workings of their government

Accountability

The public can hold their government to account for its actions

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Outputs and follow up from theme workshops

11th February 2016 – No Comments

Th​is week, the​ Open Government Network ​co-​​hosted ​with government ​three ​workshops ​​to further develop the commitments for the ​UK’s third​ Open Government ​Partnership ​National Action Plan.  The ​sessions were well attended and we’re grateful to everyone who gave up their…


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Think government should be more transparent, engaging and accountable? Here’s how to get involved in writing the UK’s new open government action plan

27th January 2016 – 4 Comments

Open government is the simple but powerful idea that governments and institutions work better for citizens when they are transparent, engaging and accountable. As a member of the global Open Government Partnership, the UK and devolved governments must publish an…


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Draft theme narratives published for comment

17th December 2015 – No Comments

The development of the UK’s 2016-18 OGP National Action Plan is organised around a number of themes, each of which is being co-led by a government and civil society theme lead. To help guide the development of each theme, the theme leads…

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