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Open Data Training at the Open Knowledge Foundation | Open ...

Open Data Training at the Open Knowledge Foundation | Open ... | Open Data | Scoop.it
We're delighted to announce today the launch of a new portfolio of open data training programs. For many years the Open Knowledge Foundation has been working — both formally and informally — with governments, civil ...
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The new Open Data portal in a nutshell

http://open-data.europa.eu An introduction to Open Data from the European Commission. This portal is about transparency, open government and innovation. The ...
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Towards a public digital infrastructure: why do governments have a responsibility to go open? | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog

Towards a public digital infrastructure: why do governments have a responsibility to go open? | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog | Open Data | Scoop.it

The most common argument in favor of open data is that it enhances transparency, and while the link may not always be causal, it is certainly true that both tend to go hand-in-hand. But there is another, more expansive perspective on open government data: that it is part of an effort to build public infrastructure.


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Defining Open Data | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog

Defining Open Data | Open Knowledge Foundation Blog | Open Data | Scoop.it
Open data is data that can be freely used, shared and built-on by anyone, anywhere, for any purpose. This is the summary of the full Open Definition which the Open Knowledge Foundation created in 2005 to provide both a ...
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