Open Government Partnership – Australia
Results of the co-creation workshop and ongoing engagement
Last Monday, 11th April 2016, we held the co-creation workshop for Australia's first National Action Plan (NAP) for Open Government. Stakeholders from civil society and Government came together in Canberra to discuss suggest actions, prioritise them and draft commitment templates. It was momentous day. Our agenda was ambitious and the results excellent. We were productive because of the goodwill and hard work of those in the room.
I've had really positive feedback about the workshop...
Collation of suggested actions and comments
Here is a collation of all suggested actions and comments on the wiki and this blog up to 10th April 2016. You can download and print two versions from this page:PDF version: OGP Wiki Submissions 10042016 Excel version: OGP Wiki Submissions 10042016
Stage three: prioritisation and drafting workshop
Submissions for the Australia’s first National Action Plan for Open Government have now closed. You can view and comment on the suggested actions on the wiki. This marks the end of Stage 2 of our engagement process, which was designed to raise awareness and gather suggestions for actions for the National Action Plan. Submissions were open from December and 31st March.
We received 210 suggested actions, and from 93 individuals and organisations. The level of investment of those who...
Second Inter-Departmental Committee meeting
On Tuesday 5 April, the Government convened a second interdepartmental committee (IDC) meeting on the Open Government Partnership. The meeting covered the public submissions received to date, discussed attendance at the public workshop to be held on Monday 11 April, and talked more broadly about the Open Government Partnership process going forward, and how agencies will be involved.
In attendance were:Attorney-General’s Department Australian Bureau of Statistics Australian...
OGPAU theme teleconference times
If you have suggested an action for Australian National Action Plan for Open Government you will received an invite to a teleconference with others whose actions relate to the same theme from me shortly.
The purpose of the teleconferences is to compliment the wiki. I thought it would be good to introduce you to each other and discuss actions suggested prior to the closing of submissions on the 31st March. The intent is to increase the lines of communication between you before you meet...