Spotlight

Open
government: how far has it come and what does the future hold?
Open government: how far has it come and what does the future hold?

Open Government timeline shows key moments from 1766 to present and predictions for the future

January 26, 2017

To capture the progress made across the global open government movement since the signing of Sweden’s seminal 1766 right to information law, we asked the 200 attendees of Open Up 2016 and our wider network to help us create this graphic timeline.

The contributions highlighted a wide range of major milestones, achievements, and events spanning the past, present, and future of the movement and included hopes and predictions for the future.

Our aim is that this timeline becomes a useful reference tool for anyone interested in open government which will evolve over time.

@omidyarnetwork

Omidyar Network @OmidyarNetwork

How do people around the world feel about their #propertyrights? Learn more in latest #PRIndex survey:… t.co/66I3mtaKkZ

Omidyar Network @OmidyarNetwork

@Barclays 3 key innovations in #InsureTech that could soon make their way to emerging markets… t.co/TZbTvQBGBn

It looks like there's some information missing
By clicking, you agree to the Terms and Conditions

How do we invest across the returns continuum?

Learn more about Omidyar Network’s framework for investing for both social impact and financial returns.

READ ON

What will open government look like in 2025?

Omidyar Network is hosting Open Up, a convening of 200 global leaders from across business, government, and civil society to consider: “What do we want open government to look like in 2025?”.

READ ON

What is the size of the financial gender gap in India?

One out of every four financially excluded women in the world lives in India.

READ ON