WaterWiki at Web4Dev09

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WaterWiki at Web4Dev09

  1. 1. http://waterwiki.net/ Open Solutions for UN Collaborations Mikel Maron, mikel@brainoff.com 2005 -> now()‏
  2. 2. HOWTO use the Web to cut through BS
  3. 3. Open Solution open source/standards mediawiki /rss / opensocial / restful api open data/license creative commons / gnu documentation / public domain open participation transparent and accessible discussion and decisions
  4. 4. WHO Lexicon * mysqldump + filter/import script * locked & open wiki sections
  5. 5. UN Water Country Level Task Force * Our old friend Excel, import scripts * Flash thematic mapping / DynamicPageList
  6. 6. ANTI-PATTERN UNESCO Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems “ the world’s largest source of thematically organized knowledge developed under the auspices of UNESCO” * No open data, standards, or participation * Pay wall .. waterwiki only wants previews
  7. 7. WaterWiki.net Open Solution open source/standards open data/license open participation [email_address] slideshare.net/mikel_maron brainoff.com twitter.com/mikel

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