GLOW 2020

Global Legislative Openness Week 26-30 · OCT · 2020

As part of the Global Legislative Openness Week, the OpenUp community and the United Nations Development Program in Ukraine are organizing OpenDataTalk “Open Parliamentary Data: How to Understand the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine through Data” on October 30 at 2 p.m. In Ukraine, the movement for open parliamentary data began in 2015. At the same …
On October 29 at 7:00 p.m., the organization Impacto Legislativo will hold a virtual meeting to reflect on the adoption of the principles of open parliament in Mexican practices. The event will be moderated by Aurelien Guilbert, Director of the Rule of Law of Espacio Progresista and will feature the participation of the following panelists:Diego …
The Assembly of the Republic of North Macedonia and the Parliament Support Programme (implemented by NDI, IDSCS and CCM) is organizing an E-Conference on Open Parliament on October 28 from 10 am to 12.30. This e-conference will contribute to the co-creation process of the Open Government Partnership – Open Parliament Plan 2021-2023. Participants will include …
The Department of Citizen Participation has developed the Civic Parliaments Program, within which the Agricultural Parliament is registered. It is the ideal parliamentary public management tool to promote the articulation of sectoral parliaments, as spaces for training and citizen political advocacy. On the one hand, it is a space for civic training, because participants learn …
The objective of the webinar is to present and comment on the sixth report ‘Appointments and reforms in Virtual Congresses. Legality in the emergency of COVID-19’, from a comparative perspective between the Mexico-Argentina parliaments. We will focus in the use of parliamentary powers during the health emergency, legality and transparency. Date: Thursday 29 October Time: …
Civilab calls for academic papers (monographs, papers, graduate or postgraduate thesis) to participate in the 1st Academic Digital Forum on Open Government and Sustainable Development Goals. The objective is to recognize, reflect on and disseminate academic contributions, taking into account that the generation of knowledge is essential to promote good practices towards achieving the objectives …
The Honorable Chamber of Senators of Paraguay will carry out the radio program “Citizen Connection: Special Program on Open Parliament” This special program aims to connect the initiatives of the state and citizens, through a Q&A modality. The public will be able to learn about the mechanisms of access to public information, citizen participation, transparency …
Each day from October 26 to October 30 PROVIDUS will publish short video interviews with chairpersons of Latvian parliamentary committees. Parliamentary committee chairs will be asked to explain to citizens the best ways to engage in parliamentary committee deliberations during Covid-19 era.  On October 30, PROVIDUS and the Parliament of Latvia will co-organize an online …
After asking themselves whether or not there was legality in the decisions that were made in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vision Legislativa monitored the actions of seven congresses in Mexico. They studied whether congresses made reforms to laws and regulations to be able to meet virtually, what were the issues addressed during the …
The Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica will carry out a public consultation open to organizations and people with disabilities in the Canton of Goicoechea, Province of San José. CSOs, people with disabilities, the Municipality of the canton, the Special Permanent Commission on Disability and the Elderly of Congress, the Department of Citizen Participation of the …
On October 28th and 29th 2020 Women In Democracy And Governance (WIDAG) will hold a Forum for conversations between current legislatures, civil society and cabinet secretaries regarding how to transform the parliament into an interactive and transparent institution. The central issue will be to think if the government is currently chosen (and working) by the …
Do you care about making the parliament more interactive and transparent? Do you think the government should be by the people and for the people? Do you want to be a part of making your legislature more democratic? Then join us for the Global Legislative Openness Week (GLOW)!  GLOW is a celebration of open, participatory …