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Open Government Forum Meeting - 22 February 2018

12 February 2018

The Open Government Forum will meet next Thursday 22 February 2018 in Canberra to discuss a number of matters, including the development of Australia's next National Action Plan 2018-20.

Here’s how we’ll develop our second National Action Plan 2018-20

05 February 2018

Australia’s first Open Government National Action Plan 2016-18 – which contains 15 ambitious commitments to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness new technology to

Outcomes from the Open Government Forum Meeting of 7 December 2017

20 December 2017

The Open Government Forum met on Thursday 7 December 2017 via teleconference. The meeting focused on the discussion of ideas for prospective themes and the establishment of Communities of Interest around specialised subject areas  as Australia looks to develop its next National Action Plan.

Open Government Forum Meeting - 7 December 2017

30 November 2017

The Open Government Forum will meet next Thursday 7 December via teleconference to discuss a number of matters, including prospective themes for the next Open Government National Action Plan and the development of communities of interest.

Release of the Inaugural Dashboard of Metrics on Public Use of Freedom of Information Access Rights

30 November 2017

Australian Information Access Commissioners and Ombudsmen have released the inaugural dashboard of metrics on public use of freedom of information (FOI) access rights.

Outcomes from the Open Government Forum Meeting of 19 October 2017

24 October 2017

The Open Government Forum met on Thursday 19 October 2017 in Canberra.

Open Government Forum Meeting – 19 October 2017

16 April 2019

The Open Government Forum will meet in Canberra next Thursday 19 October, to discuss a number of issues, including its workplan and the process of developing Australia’s next Open Government National Action Plan.

Midterm Self-Assessment Report for Australia’s first Open Government National Action Plan 2016-18

26 September 2017

On Fri 22 September, the Minister for Finance, Senator the Hon Mathias Cormann approved the Midterm Self-Assessment Report for Australia’s first Open Government National Action Plan 2016-18 (MSA Report).

Australia’s first Midterm Self-Assessment Report: Have your say by 17 September, 2017

04 September 2017

All Open Government Partnership countries are required to produce yearly Self-Assessment Reports in consultation with civil society. These reports ensure accountability and track progress towards realising Open Government commitments.

Are we opening up government? Have your say!

15 August 2017

All countries which have signed up to the Open Government Partnership (OGP) are required to engage in the Independent Reporting Mechanism (IRM) process.

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