Open Government Data as a Right for Effective Citizen Participation


Open Government Data (OGD) is where the public sector relinquishes its role as information gatekeeper and become information provider. This realigns power dynamics between the public and private sectors. Open and transparent governments are more accountable to their citizens and less corrupt. Openness generates trust in government, paves way for meaningful… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2910019.2910035


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