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Blog9 Aug 2018
Bernadine Fernz

Good sports are open sports

News20 Feb 2018

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

Blog7 Aug 2018
Gavin Hayman

Contrataciones abiertas: Lecciones latinoamericanas

Resource18 Jul 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Guide to Defining Open Contracting Data Standard Functional Requirements for Electronic Government Procurement Systems

Blog7 Aug 2018
Lindsey Marchessault and James McKinney

We are hunting for open contracting impact: A bounty for better tools!

Blog20 Jul 2018
Gavin Hayman

#Busted: The many myths of why government contracts should not be published

Blog18 Jul 2018
Hera Hussain, Gavin Hayman and Marc Maxmeister

Rallying the power of our communities: Open contracting’s field grew 9 times in 2017

Blog18 Jul 2018
Lindsey Marchessault and Chris Smith

New guidance for including the OCDS in electronic procurement projects

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

Resource17 Jul 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Mythbusting Confidentiality in Public Contracting

Resource25 Jun 2018
NRGI, Open Contracting Partnership

Open Contracting for Oil, Gas and Mineral Rights: Shining a Light on Good Practice

Resource14 Mar 2018
Open Contracting Partnership


Resource2 Mar 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Opening up public contracting

Resource26 Feb 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Annual Report 2017: Serving up transparency and change in public contracting