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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.

Public policy: The big opportunity for health record data

A few weeks ago Colin Hansen - a politician in the governing party in British Columbia (BC) -...
Find civic engagement tools and their stories at Engagement Commons beta

With civic engagement becoming an increasingly critical component of successful governance in the...
Government and library open data using Creative Commons tools

The last few months has seen a growth in open data, particularly from governments and libraries...
pssst! open source in use here

It is difficult to imagine the Federal government moving in one well-coordinated direction on any...
Sharing the open source journey with Kansas City

The first half of CityCamp Kansas City was productive, collaborative, and eye-opening. The morning...
EveryVote: An open source platform with a side of democratic collaboration

You want to get more involved with your government, but the red tape and politics are overwhelming...
Kansas City explores open government, civic life, and innovation

The exploration of open government and civic participation in Kansas City has already begun. This...
Open data takes a ride with geeks on DaBus

One of the first publicly available open dataset/API from the City & County of Honolulu is the...