Second National Open Government Action Plan 2015-2017
The Second National Open Government Action Plan 2015-2017 is the result of an open and participatory process that consisted of a series of meetings involving 21 public institutions, 12 civil society members among non-governmental organizations, the private sector, universities and the media. These meetings were also attended by 2 members of the Alliance for Open Government. It was convened by the National Authority for Transparency and Access to Information in January 2015. As a result of the working groups, 15 commitments were agreed on by civil society. The National Authority for Transparency and Access to Information added another 5 commitments, which were endorsed by representatives from civil society as part of its responsibility to increase transparency and accountability of the government.
Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?
Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?
Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?
Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?
Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?
Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?
- only backed by a governmental program or policy
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- Citizens Civil Society
- Democratic innovation yields a non-binding decision