Capacity building is key when it comes to promoting open government particularly in countries with no participatory democracy experience …

Last month, at the beginning of April 2015, Open Government Institute Moldova in close partnership with E-Governance Academy Estonia and E-Government Center Moldova organized a working workshop for public servants and civil society representatives in Chişinău focusing on “Citizen engagement in decision making processes”. The event is one of the commitments which Moldovan Government together

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“Citizen engagement in decision making processes” workshop in April

WHY CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT?!  Recent events have shown that the relationship between government and citizens is in need of repair. In just the last few years, we have witnessed calls from all over the world, from the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street to the Open Government Partnership, for governments to become more open, accountable and responsive by deepening their engagement

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Atelier de lucru “Implicarea cetățenilor în procesele decizionale”

Invitație la atelierul de lucru cu genericul “Implicarea cetățenilor în procesele decizionale” Avem plăcerea de a vă invita la atelierul de lucru cu genericul “Implicarea cetățenilor în procesele decizionale” care va avea loc în perioada 7-8 Aprilie 2015 la Hotelul Regency din Chișinău. Atelierul este organizat de Academia pentru e-Guvernare din Estonia în strînsă colaborare

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The value of learning and sharing among OGP and non-OGP member countries

Knowledge is increasingly short-lived. If you do not make use of your knowledge then it rapidly loses its value. That is why sharing knowledge is a synergistic process: and both, the one who shares and the one who learns from this process get a lot out of this experience. A week ago, Open Government Institute

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Open Data in Government: how to bring about change

By Open Data Institute 255887396-Open-data-in-government-how-to-bring-about-change Governments around the world are increasingly looking for ways to harness the potential of open data for improved policy-making, and social, economic and environmental benefit. A lot of work has been done to familiarise governments with open data and help them to publish open data. There has been less focus on

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