The Task Force participated in two workshops under the Enhancing Citizen Engagement with Open Government Data (EnCitE-OGD) project, an initiative of Step Up Consulting Services funded by the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Open Data Working Group.
The Open Data Philippines and the new Freedom of Information (FOI) Executive Order, aims to create an active exchange of information between the government and the public by introducing a central database for all publicly available government data and information through data.gov.ph.
The Open Data Task Force recently held an Open Data Master Class and accompanying two-day Boot Camp for senior officials and technical staff of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM).
The Master Class was an opportunity for these agencies to learn the benefits of open data, and get acquainted with the tools to make it more accessible.
The Open Data Task Force and Step Up Consulting Services again worked together to organize the Open Data Stocktake Workshop.
The Open Data Task Force partnered with the PH-EITI Multi-stakeholder Group (MSG) and Secretariat to facilitate the disclosure of information.
The Open Data Task Force recently helped organize #HackTarlac2015, a project of the Provincial Government of Tarlac in partnership with the Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) and Microsoft Philippines.
The Open Data Task Force, represented by Outreach Lead Ivygail Ong, recently participated in the Regional Open Data Agenda-Setting Workshop, held last February 4-6, 2015, in Jakarta, Indonesia.