Transparency

An initiative to bring more transparency to national governments has begun working with 15 'subnational' authorities as well.
Christopher Swope December 14, 2016
Lessons from one of the world's most sophisticated systems for valuing and taxing property.
Letty Reimerink November 4, 2016

Financial accountability, transparency and gender equality are among the key priorities, Prothom Alo reports.

September 21, 2016
Any ambition for urban development can succeed only when corruption is effectively tackled. Similarly, the global fight against corruption critically depends on cities.
Dieter Zinnbauer February 1, 2016

Juan Del Granado instituted sweeping protocols that enabled Bolivia’s capital to restore public trust, Foreign Policy reports. 

September 21, 2015
Washington, D.C., Kansas City, Nairobi and Mexico City are preparing to launch the "GovCombinator."
Christopher Swope June 26, 2015

It’s hoped that measuring and publicizing air-pollution levels will spur policymakers into action, Voice of America reports. 

February 24, 2015
By opening up the data behind the council's agenda tracking system, Helsinki has made it easier than ever to follow the city's decision-making process.
Olli Sulopuisto April 30, 2014
Helsinki Region Infoshare collects urban data across the metro area and turns it loose for software developers, researchers, journalists and citizens to use.
Olli Sulopuisto April 28, 2014
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