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Blog12 Oct 2018
Kathrin Frauscher and Coby Jones

Building a better city – 4 insights from the Open Cities Summit

News20 Feb 2018

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

Blog10 Oct 2018
Kathrin Frauscher and Katherine Wikrent

The light and dark sides of open contracting: How feedback can help harness the force

Resource24 Sep 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

Manual: R for OCDS

Blog4 Oct 2018
Lindsey Marchessault and Georg Neumann

Open contracting blossoms: Our reflections from #IODC18

Blog3 Oct 2018
Tim Davies

Exploring project identifiers for infrastructure projects

Blog26 Sep 2018
Tim Davies, Duncan Dewhurst and Tim Williams

Infrastructure transparency: connecting project and contracting data

Blog24 Sep 2018
Lindsey Marchessault and Maria Esther Cervantes

Analyze and visualize open contracting data: 2 new manuals

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

Resource10 Sep 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

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

Resource10 Sep 2018

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

Resource31 Aug 2018

Open Contracting Tools Directory

Resource21 Aug 2018
Open Contracting Partnership

OCDS 1.1 Codelist Mapping Template Guidance

Resource21 Aug 2018

OCDS 1.1 Codelist Mapping Template

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