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OGP developments on the big stage

20th March 2016

Civil Society members of the OGP Steering Committee in a recent planning session agreed to push for a revision of the guidelines for civil society consultation, with the idea to raise the bar from “consultation” to “co-creation” in order to synergize meaningful civil society engagement in the OGP process; supported the creation of a new…

Australia’s National Action Plan-need your help before next Wednesday

17th March 2016

I’m encouraging you and your organisation to share information about your contribution or your thinking about priority issues that should be flagged as we head towards PM&C’s close off date for suggestions at the end of March. There may be a hive of activity out there as Amelia Loye the consultant working with PM&C on…

Listen up: Tips from the OGP Support Unit on developing a national action plan

13th March 2016

The Webinar on 1 March on the National Action Plan process organised by the OGP Support Unit and the World Bank  is now available as an audio (go to bottom right corner to play) together with the slides used by the two presenters Abhinav Bahl and Shreya Basu. The Webinar was live from 2 am…

Are the government’s unilateral Grand Challenge choices grand or challenging enough?

10th March 2016

David Solomon AM writes: I am seriously concerned about and disturbed by the grand challenges the government proposes to include in the Australian National Action Plan, namely, improved public services and more effectively managing public resources. The Government’s website – Open Government Partnership – Australia – explains under the heading “Preparing the National Action Plan”…

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