Value is no simple sum
open + data =
Not a solution by itself
Why do it?
Open Process + Engagement:
● Data Journalism
● Civil Society
● Ask for help
● Free online - with Spanish, Russian
and French versions
● What is Data Journalism? Why is it
● Numerous case studies: BBC,
Guardian Datablog, Zeit Online..
● How to get, transform, understand
& visualise / deliver data
A piece of content or data is open if anyone is free to use,
reuse, and redistribute it — subject only, at most, to the
requirement to attribute and share-alike.
Open Data Portal is a good start!
Online home for data
Focal point of discovery
Helps data management processes
Reports of usage
Making it local
Relevant local apps and services
Driving policy & quality
Better internal management
Providing underlying data should be part of