Open data and collective action: How student activists help neglected schools in Paraguay

Some lacked toilets, others flooded when it rained, but they never got public funding for repairs. Meet the students chasing funds and contracts in Paraguay

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Blog14 Jan 2019
Karolis Granickas

Open contracting and the ultimate standards body: The European Union

News20 Feb 2018

Open data on infrastructure and other public procurement is essential to support investment and integrity

Blog9 Jan 2019
Gavin Hayman

Inspiration on our road to even more impact in 2019

Resource17 Dec 2018
Open Contracting Partnership and PODER

Visualizing OCDS with Kibana

Blog20 Dec 2018
Georg Neumann

A year full of open contracting highlights: our personal review

Blog14 Dec 2018
Gavin Hayman

How your money gets spent (and what you should do about it): this week’s other big news from the UK

Blog13 Dec 2018
Hera Hussain

Argentina’s G20 misses the mark, hopes move to Japan

Blog11 Dec 2018
Sunlight Open Cities, Open Contracting Partnership and City of Los Angeles

Open for opportunity: Re-imagining Procurement through Open Contracting

News17 Jan 2018

Better and open data key to effective public oversight and managing risks in government spending

News27 Nov 2017

Transforming government contracting: Two-day global meeting Open Contracting 2017 to kick off in Amsterdam on 28 November

News18 Oct 2017

Malaysian project to expose political interests in procurement wins Open Contracting Innovation Challenge

News14 Jun 2017

Government Innovation Award winner and six Grand Prize finalists of Open Contracting Innovation Challenge announced

News8 May 2017

Open letter to Chancellor Merkel

Resource6 Nov 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

OCDS 1.1 Building Blocks Resource Guide

Resource6 Nov 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

OCDS 1.1 Building Blocks Exercise

Resource22 Oct 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Idiot’s Guide to Looting Public Procurement and Getting Rich Quickly

Resource24 Sep 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Manual: R for OCDS

Resource10 Sep 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

OCDS 1.1 Guía de Plantilla de Mapeo de Listas de Código [ES]

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