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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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A Wikipedia editor shares how he used open source tools to build a proxy site for Turkish Wikipedia users.
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White House senior advisor Alvand Salehi explains at OSCON why the federal government's support of open source is "here to stay."
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This successful civic hackathon focused on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
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Imagine an app that allows citizens to test drive proposed policies.
A government building.

The main question before governments today is not whether to use open source, but how.
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Over 140 students from across campus and across departments gathered together as the election night...
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After the closure of Sunlight Labs, the Open States project is heading in a new direction.
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The state of Georgia was nationally recognized last month by the National Association of State CIOs...