50 African orgs call for continent-wide open data initiative | htxt.africa

abernard102@gmail.com 2015-03-30


"A workshop in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa today saw the first meeting of a group of organisations and civil society activists come together in the beginnings of a movement to help promote for open data across the continent. The initiative is being headed by the World Wide Web Foundation, which was created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 2009, and involves the World Bank as well as local an international NGOs. ActionAid, Africa Freedom of Information Centre and our own Code4SA are all involved, alonf with the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation and the Social Justice Coalition ..."



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Date tagged:

03/30/2015, 23:40

Date published:

03/30/2015, 19:40