Open Public Data

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Refers to the requirement and/or demand that data collected by the government, and therefore funded by the public, should be openly available for all citizens.


Discussion

  • Open Public Data: Then What? - Part 1: The following guest post is by Daniel Kaplan, Director of Fing (the Next-Generation Internet Foundation, France). Today he explores three possible futures for Open Public Data, and on Monday he will suggest ways to ensure that we are moving in the best direction.

URL = http://blog.okfn.org/2011/01/28/open-public-data-then-what-part-1/

More Information

  1. On the open data campaigns in the UK see the artice by Tom Steinberg at http://www.re-public.gr/en/?p=98
  2. See for more extensive treatment: Open Government Data
  3. Open Data