"Open Data is a simple concept. Organisations holding datasets should place them online, in machine-readable formats, and under licenses that let anyone re-use them. Advocates explain that this brings a myriad of benefits.
By petecranston on 10 Jun 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
By Mary on 8 Jun 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
At a breakfast meeting in one of Budapest's older, more established restaurants during the week, I was surprised to see a notice on the table asking guests to refrain from using laptops in the restaurant after 7pm. No reason given.
By Ginger Paque on 5 Jun 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
E-participation is a buzzword right now, on everybody's mind and agenda, it seems.
By Jovan Kurbalija on 3 Jun 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
This text on e-politeness is dedicated to those who have been waiting for me to reply to their e-mail for weeks, and to those who did not reply to my e-mails for weeks; to those on whose great blog posts I did not leave a comment (apologies to...
By Guy Girardet on 28 May 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Remote Participation programmes and initiatives make International Agencies more transparent and inclusive.
By Guy Girardet on 26 May 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy, Webinars
Open Gov / Open Data initiatives are more relevant in a national context than at an international level.
By Guy Girardet on 22 May 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy, Webinars
By petecranston on 17 May 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
'Open Data' is one of those catchall terms that encompasses a technical development, a philosophy, a trend and an advocacy goal, amongst others.
By Jovan Kurbalija on 29 Apr 2013 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Today, the word ‘byzantine’ is used to describe devious actions: intrigue, plotting, and bribing.  Historical records show that Byzantine politics were morally neither worse nor better than politics in previous or later years.