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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.

A government building.

How will open source enable new possibilities for social and economic growth?
A gavel.

A victory for technology companies and innovators who face threats of patent litigation from entities that abuse the system.
Government and citizens

Articles about how open source is helping solve human problems resonated with readers in 2017.
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Rochester Institute of Technology students develop open source community projects as election results come in.
Lightning in a bottle

In the aftermath of a natural disaster, embracing open government principles—such as open data, collaboration between citizens and government, and transparency—can save lives.
Light bulb

Releasing the source code for the System Advisor Model means users can calculate renewable energy costs and performance for years to come.
A government building.

Tirana, Albania, cites security, performance, and cost as driving forces in selecting Nextcloud for its government operations.
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A Wikipedia editor shares how he used open source tools to build a proxy site for Turkish Wikipedia users.