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Special topic archive · 94 posts

Regional researchers from the Technology for Transparency Network join Global Voices Authors in facilitating conversations about transparency, accountability, and civic engagement.


Latest stories from Technology for Transparency Network

24 February 2014

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A Day to Strengthen Portugal's Open Data Community

International Open Data Day was celebrated in Porto with inspiring talks, hands-on activities and a face-to-face hangout between open data enthusiasts from different cities.

21 February 2014

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Developing Latin America: Winners of the Regional Acceleration Event

The Developing Latin America 2013 Apps Challenge selected 6 projects for the Regional acceleration stage, which seeks sustainable Apps with high social impact.

11 February 2014

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International Open Data Day Set for February 22

Bloggers, hackers and others interested in Open Data and Transparency will gather for the International Open Data Day on February 22. Find out how you can get involved.

24 October 2013

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This Weekend at Developing Latin America 2013 Apps Challenge (Part II)

This past weekend has been very productive for Developing Latin America Apps Challenge. Here we bring you the second part of the compendium of what happened.

22 October 2013

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This Weekend at Developing Latin America 2013 Apps Challenge (Part I)

This past weekend has been very productive for the Developing Latin America Apps Challenge. Here we bring you a brief summary of what happened in some of the participating countries.

27 September 2013

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Developing Latin America 2013: An ‘Apps Challenge’ for Social Impact

This year Developing Latin America goes from being a Hackathon to an Apps Challenge, an event to think of better ideas, obtain more concrete solutions, and achieve more sustainable applications.

2 August 2013

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Abre Latam: Developers and Solutions for the Region

Juan Arellano collects impressions of Abre Latam, an event on Open Data and transparency in Latin American governments that took place in Montevideo, Uruguay.

31 July 2013

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Abre Latam, an Open Conference for an Open Region

Reviews and photos from Abre Latam, an event about open data and transparency in Latin American governments which took place in Montevideo, Uruguay.

12 April 2013

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Transparency NGOs Prepare for Sunday’s Election in Venezuela

As Venezuelan voters prepare to head to the polls for the second time in six months, a group of NGOs have come together to work towards transparency in the electoral...

28 January 2013

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Regional Winners of Developing Latin America 2012

Finally we get to know the regional winners of hackathon Desarrollando América Latina 2012 (Developing Latin America 2012), chosen among 22 applications, in turn, winners of the hackathon in each...

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