Latest OGP News and Employment Opportunities
Open Government Awards- Civil Society Step Up!
Registrations are in for the 2016 Open Government Awards! In 2016, OGP is taking one of its foundational values - Transparency – and asking civil society applicants to show its real promise for both governments and citizens. Governments and government-controlled entities collect, commission and produce vast quantities of data and information as part of their day-to-day activities. When these are made transparent - readily available and accessible - citizens can creatively use, analyze, visualize and share them for public benefit. Read more about the Open Gov Awards - past winners, judges, and requirements - here.
Calling All Web Masters - OGP Seeking Web Content Curator!
OGP is seeking an experienced web designer with a passion for open government to be our new Web Content Curator. The ideal candidate would be based in DC with two to three years of experience. Candidates should submit their applications by midnight on July 17th. More information here.
The Coolest Job in #OpenGov: Program Manager, Subnational Government Pilot Program
OGP's Subnational Government Pilot Program is seeking a Program Manager. You should be resourceful, politically savvy, and willing to travel, with 5-7 years of experience working in government (preferably local). More details here.
Call for IRM National Researchers in Norway, Papua New Guinea, Cabo Verde, The Philippines, and Romania
The Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) is seeking individuals to carry out research at the national level in three countries to assess government progress on implementation of their OGP Action Plans. See here for application details.