The representatives in the open government community are looking for ways to help and to apply the principles of transparency, accountability, and participation to the COVID-19 response. The best role for OGP is to help create an open space for the community to share where they see open government approaches to tackling COVID-19 being implemented, either by governments themselves or civil society, citizens or the private sector. The article presents categories, among which: Citizen-led community responses; Participatory disaster response strategies; Building trust between government and citizens; Reaching vulnerable communities; Transparency over forecasting models and data, encouraging the citizens to share examples on the topic. Read more here.
Source: Open Government Partnership