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Open source technologies, communities, and methodologies are playing an increasingly important role in international governments and policy-making. Learn more about open government.

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Eyüpsultan Municipality in Turkey gained flexibility, cost savings, performance, and independence by transitioning its entire workforce to GNU Linux and other open source software.
A skyline of the city of Boston

Jacob Green shares how open source ideas and tools are helping municipalities solve some of their most pressing problems, in his All Things Open 2019 Lightning Talk.
Globe up in the clouds

What does it mean when the UN goes open source?
Team checklist

The Trust The Vote project is developing open source technology to help keep elections honest.
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The history of democracy and autocracy offers interesting parallels to how we develop and release software.
Developers for glory

Take an active role in shaping your country by contributing to open source code.
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Here's how government workers at the City of San Jose adopted Agile methods to boost efficiency and productivity.
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New open source tool extracts complex data from PDF docs, no programming skills required.