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Open Contracting at the IODC: From value for money to value for many

Open Contracting at the International Open Data Conference: From value for money to value for many

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Blog14 Oct 2016
Georg Neumann

Open Contracting at the IODC: From value for money to value for many

News12 Oct 2016

New joint initiative launched to build the next key piece of open data infrastructure

Blog28 Sep 2016
Georg Neumann

Focussing on people’s needs: 5 innovations in open contracting

Resource11 Oct 2016

OCDS Field Level Mapping Template

Blog23 Sep 2016
Blinera Meta, Deputy Director, Open Data Kosovo

Kosovo raises the flag on corruption using open data

Blog21 Sep 2016
Gavin Hayman and Georg Neumann

US committing to open contracting, towards even smarter, better public procurement

Blog19 Sep 2016
Cindy Kroon

Diving deeper into commercial confidentiality

Blog8 Sep 2016
Tim Davies

Extending the Open Contracting Data Standard for PPPs

News29 Jun 2016

Open Contracting Partnership awarded top transparency rating

News12 May 2016

Pledge to make public contracting ‘open by default’ major step in fighting corruption

News10 May 2016

Opening public contracting essential for anti-corruption summit to succeed

News3 May 2016

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News4 Apr 2016

New global register to shine light on anonymous companies, a root cause of corrupt, illegal activities

Resource11 Oct 2016

OCDS Building Blocks Training Resource

Resource11 Oct 2016

OCDS Building Blocks Resource Guide

Resource6 Oct 2016

OCDS Mapping Template Guidance

Resource29 Sep 2016
Open Contracting Partnership

OCDS Technical Assessment Template

Resource24 Jun 2016
Open Contracting Partnership

3 steps to help U.S. business access the federal market