UK OpenGovernment

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UK Open Gov

The UK Open Government Network (OGN) is a coalition of active citizens and civil society organisations committed to making government work better for people through increased transparency, participation and accountability.

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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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Brexit and Open Government

14th July 2016 – No Comments

Brexit, as we now know, means Brexit. But what does it mean for open government in the UK? On the surface, nothing changes. Almost all the legislation, from Freedom of Information to Data Protection, is bound up in UK law.…


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Land Registry privatisation threatens open government – OGN responds to government consultation

26th May 2016 – No Comments

The Open Government Network has responded to the government’s consultation on moving Land Registry operations to the private sector urging it to reconsider its proposals, expressing concerns that privatisation would have a detrimental impact on transparency, civic participation and accountability on an issue of…


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Land Registry privatisation threatens open government – Support the OGN’s consultation submission

24th May 2016 – 3 Comments

Over the past month the Open Government Network has collaboratively drafted its submission to the government’s consultation on moving Land Registry operations to the private sector. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1A-3ckBTAAIWSwgpSTSD3IaPVWniLoeSd_eNJgrXgDc4/edit?usp=sharing Sign the submission! We’re now inviting individuals and organisations to sign up to…

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