G20 position paper: open data and corruption (2017)

Filed under - Intergovernmental bodies

Policy position published 17 May 2017
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As technology advances, the methods of the corrupt are also getting more sophisticated and difficult to foil. It is clear that the digital revolution opportunities for anti-corruption professionals and activists. With millions of gigabytes of data produced every day by governments and businesses worldwide, whole new avenues open up for the fight against corruption. When government and other data relevant to governance is open, accessible and interoperable, the possibilities for scrutiny and accountability increase immensely.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Access to information   |   Intergovernmental bodies   |   Politics and government   |   Technology   |   Tools   
Tags - Group of 20   |   Open data policies   |   Open data   |   G20 Anti-Corruption Open Data Principles   

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