As governments struggle to understand the problem and how to respond, solutions using data have boomed – from contact tracing mobile apps that collect and share data about our whereabouts or proximity… Read more
COVID-19 arrived in Armenia in a period of complex political and economic developments. As we looked for solutions to the crisis, we knew that innovation would be key. And that we had already forged… Read more
Free and balanced information, a public good, is under threat. Around the world, facts are being manipulated and controlled, while the notion of truth itself is being disputed. Is there a way to… Read more
The OGP will review 2,500 governance-related commitments made by 70 participating countries and 15 subnational governments. It will also examine issues such as promoting women leaders, boosting open… Read more
Corruption offences often remain unexposed; investigative journalists often put themselves at high risk to shed light on these crimes.
That’s why, last year as UNDP in Moldova we partnered with the… Read more
New data sources are sprouting everywhere, but there’s hardly a place that systemically uses them to make a difference. With that in mind, a group of enthusiasts from UNDP in Eastern Europe and the… Read more
Countries and territories in Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) are making important efforts to improve their governance record. Open data is key to strengthening transparency and… Read more