Posts categorized News/Events

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Putting OCDS to Work at IODC16 Madrid

At last year’s IODC in Ottawa, the Open Contracting Data Standard (OCDS) was still fairly knew and a lot of us were talking about the possibilities of actually implementing it. What a difference a year makes, as the Open Contracting pre-event for IODC includes approximately 15 national and local governments working toward open contracting programs....

October 5, 2016
News/Events, Open Data, Procurement
Philippines Launch Open GIS Portal

Today, the Philippine National Economic and Development Agency (NEDA) launched its new GIS portal for development assistance and public investment projects. This portal represents an important step in continuing the Government’s commitment to fiscal transparency, with all data available for download in open formats....

September 30, 2016
Aid Effectiveness & Management, News/Events, Open Data
Global Goals, Local Impact: IODC 2016

Next week, we will be at the [International Open Data Conference]( in Madrid, where we look forward to discussing how global goals can translate to local impact -- and hope to see you at the following sessions in particular....

September 28, 2016
News/Events, Open Data
Meet You at Tanzania and Kenya SDG Roadmap Workshops

This week and next, DG will be participating in the Tanzania and Kenya National Data4SDGs Roadmap Workshops, hosted by the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD)...

August 10, 2016
Cities Toolkit Featured on BBC

Development Gateway is pleased to announce that our innovative data toolkit has been featured on the BBC’s Click program...

August 2, 2016
Innovation, News/Events
Takeaways and Next Steps for Results

We are grateful to those who joined us at our What's next for results data event earlier this month at the OpenGov Hub...

July 25, 2016
News/Events, Results Data
Chad’s AMP Goes Public // La PGA du Tchad est maintenant accessible au public

Last month, Chad became the second country in Francophone Africa...

July 19, 2016
Aid Effectiveness & Management, En Français, News/Events, Open Data
RSVP Today: What’s Next for Results Data

The development community spends over $2 billion each year collecting data on...

June 14, 2016
News/Events, Results Data
Role of Tech at WHS and Beyond

Today and tomorrow represent a milestone for the international community. The first ever convening of world leaders...

May 23, 2016
News/Events, Open Data
Parental Leave and an OpenGov Hub Challenge

Development Gateway is proud to announce a new paid parental leave program. New moms and dads are eligible to take 8 weeks of parental leave at 100% of their salary after the birth or adoption of a child. “The research is clear on the benefits of leave policies on babies and parents,” says CEO Jean-Louis Sarbib. “We’re committed to showing, with our policies and our actions, that DG is a workplace that supports staff at all stages of their lives.” The first staff member to…

May 20, 2016