The W3C Government Linked Data Working Group is chartered for two years (2011-2013) to update the W3C Recommendations related to the publication of government open data as high quality "5 star" Linked Data. This progress report highlights the progress of the Government Linked Data Working Group.
* Best Practices and the Government Linked Data Cookbook;
* Recommended vocabularies specific to government use; * Guidance on handling legacy data, versioning and procurement; and
* Advice on the value proposition of publishing open government content as Linked Data to support project funding.