• The PH-OGP 4th National Action Plan Project Status Report Matrix now available!
    December 27, 2017
    The Project Status Report Matrix for commitments under the PH-OGP National Action Plan 2017-2019 is now available here. The Matrix monitors and evaluates the targets set by Agency Commitment Holders  and was presented during the PH-OGP 4th Quarterly Steering Committee Meeting held last December 6...
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  • Participatory Governance Cluster (PGC) Performance and Projects Roadmap (PPR) 2017-2022 Phase I
    November 17, 2017
    Note: The posted Roadmap is a working draft. The final document shall be released on Q2 2018. By virtue of the Executive Order No. 24 under President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration, the Participatory Governance Cluster was created to enhance citizen participation in all government processes. The...
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  • Final Version of the PH-OGP End-of-Term Self-Assessment Report now posted!
    October 11, 2017
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    As part of the Philippines’ commitment to the Open Government Partnership, the Philippine OGP National Action Plan (NAP) 2015-2017 End-of-Term Self-Assessment Report is now finalized and posted online through this link for public access and download. The Self-Assessment Reports are a key e...
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  • Philippine Open Government Partnership Steering Committee Meeting (September 22, 2017)
    October 6, 2017
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    Please find below the Google Drive link on documentation of the PH-OGP Steering Committee last September 22, 2017: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1NmJgG50sHTbmo3TTc1TDl0UzA Thank you!  
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  • [FOR PUBLIC COMMENT] End-of-Term Report on PH-OGP Plan 2015-2017
    September 18, 2017
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    Dear Partners in Change, Development, and Reform, As part of our commitments to the Open Government Partnership, we have drafted the PH-OGP National Action Plan (NAP) 2015-2017 End-of-Term Report which is now posted online through this link for public consultation. The Self-Assessment Reports ar...
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  • PH-OGP Steering Committee for Civil Society Representatives Call for Nominations
    July 13, 2017
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    Dear OGP Partners,  The terms of the current Civil Society Representatives in the PH-OGP Steering Committee will end with the launch of the 4th OGP National Action Plan. In line with this, a nomination process will be undertaken from July 12 to 19, 2016 to elect four (4) new CSO representatives to...
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  • PH-OGP Plan 2017-2019 now published!
    July 10, 2017
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      Themed “Co-creating Governance Outcomes with the Filipino People”, the 4th Philippine Open Government Partnership (OGP) National Action Plan, the first open government Action Plan crafted under the Duterte administration, is now published online via the OGP website. The OGP is a global e...
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  • Philippine Open Government Partnership Steering Committee Meeting (June 21, 2017)
    July 5, 2017
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    Please find below the Google Drive link on documentation of the PH-OGP Steering Committee last June 21, 2017: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1NmJgG50sHTTmVFUkxKSjQ5Wmc
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  • PH joins global Open Government Partnership Summit in Paris
    December 15, 2016
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      Paris, France, December 8, 2016 – The Philippine delegates arrived Wednesday to join the 2016 Open Government Partnership (OGP) Global Summit in Paris, France. The delegation is headed by Department of Budget and Management Secretary Benjamin Diokno to demonstrate commitment to promote tran...
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  • Proposed Development Process Timeline for the 4th PH-OGP Action Plan
    October 11, 2016
    Check out our Proposed Development Process for the 4th PH-OGP Action Plan.
    The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is a multilateral initiative that aims to secure concrete commitments from governments to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness new technologies to strengthen governance. The Philippine OGP is currently implementing its commitmen...
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  • Final Version of the PH-OGP Plan 2015-2017 Midterm Assessment Report now posted!
    September 30, 2016
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    As part of the Philippines’ commitments to the Open Government Partnership, the Philippine OGP National Action Plan (NAP) 2015-2017 Midterm Self-Assessment Report is now finalized and posted online through this link for public access and download. The Self-Assessment Reports are a key element...
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  • [For Public Comment] Midterm Assessment Report on PH-OGP Plan 2015-2017
    September 13, 2016
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    Dear Partners for Change, Development, and Reform, The Philippines is one of eight founding member countries of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), a movement composed of countries and civil society organizations that is seeking to deepen the practice of transparency, citizens engagement and acco...
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  • Kwento sa Bawat Kwenta
    June 29, 2016
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      The Department of Budget and Management shares Kuwento sa Bawat Kuwenta, its official publication which tells the story behind the budget and management reforms implemented from 2010 to 2016. It documents the journey taken by the DBM, together with its government partners and external stakeho...
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  • Repost: ULAP wins Gold Prize in Global Innovation Competition 2016
    March 16, 2016
    ULAP wins in GIC Ghana
    The Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines wins Gold Prize in the recently concluded Global Innovation Competition sponsored by Making All Voices Count, in Accra Ghana, for the project “Increasing Transparency in Extractive Industries”. Represented by ULAP Executive Director Czari...
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  • OGP National Summit 2016 became avenue for stakeholders to discuss reform and development
    March 14, 2016
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    As the turnover to a new Administration draws near, reform and development stakeholders from different sectors gathered during the Philippine Open Government Partnership (OGP) National Summit at Dusit Thani Manila, last March 3-4, 2016. The main objective of the event was to broaden the reach of the...
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  • #CSOGPHBlogs:  Transformative Communication for Better Partnership
    March 9, 2016
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    By Ching Jorge   At the core of the work of the Open Government Partnership of Transparency Accountability, Citizen Participation and Innovation is its partnership with the People. In the Demand for Driven Governance Framework, it focuses on four areas (1) willingness and capacity of government to ...
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  • PH bags 2016 EITI International Chair Award in Lima, Peru
    March 9, 2016
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    Repost from the PH-EITI website. The Philippine Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives (PH-EITI) was honored as one of four recipients of the “EITI International Chair Award” at the opening session of the 7th EITI Global Conference in Lima, Peru on February 24, 2016. The Award recognized...
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  • Q3 2015 PH-OGP and Governance Cluster Assessment Workshop Held
    November 10, 2015
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    Committed to fostering transparency, accountability, and citizens engagement, the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Governance Cluster) and Philippine Open Government Partnership (PH-OGP) organized its 3rd Quarter Assessment Workshop last October 21, 2015 at the Department of B...
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  • #CSOGPHBlogs: Transparency and Accountability in the Extractive Industry
    October 22, 2015
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    By: Bantay Kita PWYP-Philippines According to the International Institute for Sustainable Development, “Transparency and Accountability are two of the central pillars of good governance. Transparency is … a necessary precondition for the exercise of accountability since without access to clear, ...
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  • #CSOGPHBlogs: The government should pay for citizen participation
    October 3, 2015
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    By: Dondon Parafina Citizen participation and citizen engagement in governance are buzzwords in the civil society and non-profit sector.Citizen participation takes place when citizens attend government consultations, observe processes, monitor projects, respond to surveys, gather and analyze data an...
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  • 3rd Philippine OGP National Action Plan formally launched
    September 1, 2015
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    Shared commitments lead to better outcomes. This was the resounding theme of the ceremonial launching activity of the  3rd Philippine Open Government Partnership (PH-OGP) National Action Plan 2015-2017 at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, last August 31, 2015. The 3rd PH-OGP Action Plan is compo...
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  • Citizen Movement Grabs Spotlight at Galing Pook
    August 31, 2015
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    In an event that showcased the extraordinary heroism of ordinary Filipinos, the Aquino administration came together with civil society organizations, the private sector, and local governments to hold the Galing Pook Governance Fair—dubbed “Mamamayan, Mamamayani”— to promote citizenship and c...
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  • [For Comments] Draft PH-OGP Co-Created Plan 2015-2017
    August 12, 2015
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    The draft PH-OGP National Action Plan 2015-2017 consists of 12 commitments that will take on the OGP Grand Challenges of increasing public integrity, more effectively managing public resources, improving public services, and increasing corporate accountability. One unique feature of the new plan is...
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  • Citizen Empowerment to Safeguard Reforms in Public Institutions Abad: Youth to Play Role in Admin...
    March 12, 2015
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    Despite being on its penultimate year, the Administration is continuing its thrust to promote good governance by eliciting citizen participation as a way to ensure government reforms will last beyond 2016. As part of this thrust, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) spearheaded a dialogue a...
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  • PH takes part in the ASEAN-Korea Roundtable Discussion and Exhibition on Public Governance
    December 11, 2014
    The Philippine delegation, represented by the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Governance Cluster), Department of Budget and Management (DBM), and Civil Service Commission (CSC), took part in the ASEAN-Republic of Korea (ROK) Ministerial Roundtable Discussion and Exhibition o...
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  • Good Governance Cluster Initiatives 3rd Quarter Report is now published!
    December 1, 2014
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    The third quarterly report of the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Good Governance Cluster) Initiatives this 2014 is now available for viewing and download. The report covers the summary of the current status of the 30 initiatives and nine priority legislation’s under th...
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  • Good Governance Dialogues – Baguio City
    November 17, 2014
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    Around 150 participants coming from national government agencies, local governments (Provincial Governors, City Mayors, and Officers of the Regional/provincial chapters of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines), civil society organizations (non-government organizations, people’s organiza...
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  • Good Governance Dialogues – Davao City
    November 10, 2014
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    Around 150 participants coming from national government agencies, local governments (Provincial Governors, City Mayors, and Officers of the Regional/provincial chapters of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines, civil society organizations (non-government organizations, people’s organizat...
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  • Good Governance Dialogues – Cagayan De Oro City
    November 3, 2014
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    For the North Mindanao Forum of the Good Governance Dialogues that covers Regions IX, X, and XIII, around 200 participants from the national government agencies, local governments (Provincial Governors, City Mayors, and Officers of the Regional/provincial chapters of the League of Municipalities of ...
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  • Philippines Bags Gold Award for Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Recognizes Gov’t Efforts in...
    September 24, 2014
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    (Published by: the Department of Budget and Management)  The Philippines was granted the Gold Open Government Award for Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPB) in the inaugural Open Government Partnership (OGP) Awards last September 24, 2014 at the United Nations Head Quarters in New York City. Th...
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  • Good Governance Dialogues| Crowne Plaza Manila | Sept. 2-3, 2014
    September 10, 2014
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    The NCR Event of the Regional Forum on Open Government and the National Budget was held September 2-3, 2014 in Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Quezon City. View Photos.
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  • Good Governance Cluster Initiatives 2nd Quarter Report is now published!
    August 1, 2014
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    The second quarterly report of the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Good Governance Cluster) Initiatives this 2014 is now available for viewing and download. The report covers the summary of the current status of the 30 initiatives and nine priority legislation’s under t...
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  • Good Governance Cluster kick-starts Communication Planning Workshop Series
    July 31, 2014
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    Last July 31, the Good Governance and Anti-Corruption Cabinet Cluster (Good Governance Cluster) held the first of a series of its Communication Planning Workshops. Public information and public affairs focal persons of member-agencies of the Cluster, together with the Cluster Secretariat, convened t...
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  • Daylight Dialogue: The Good Governance Challenge
    July 15, 2014
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    On good days, they have rice with salt and water. They live in a hut “smaller than most toilets in Malacañang.” She is an old lady, and he is her grandson, a grown man bedridden with cerebral palsy. They have been living like this for thirty-one years. In a country like the Philippines, stories...
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  • 2014 Good Governance Cluster Initiatives Status Report is now published!
    June 27, 2014
    The 2014 Validated Status Report of the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Good Governance Cluster) Initiatives is now available for viewing and download. The report covers the summary of the current status of the 30 initiatives and nine priority legislation’s under the Go...
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  • Sierra Leone benchmarks on Philippine OGP Efforts
    June 24, 2014
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     The last few days of June buzzed with back-to-back activities of a week-long study tour hosted by the Philippine-Open Government Partnership (Phl-OGP) for the representatives of the Government of Sierra Leone from June 24 to 27, 2014 . Headed by Mr. Emmanuel Osho Coker, Secretary to the President ...
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  • Good Governance Cluster holds 1st Quarterly Assessment Workshop
    May 27, 2014
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    More than 70 representatives from government, civil society, academe, and business sector  huddled up  in evaluating all priority initiatives of the Good Governance and Anti-Corruption Cluster of the Cabinet (Good Governance Cluster) and Philippine Open Government Partnership (PHL-OGP) during its ...
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  • Good Governance Cluster Initiatives 1st Quarter Report is now available!
    April 1, 2014
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    The first quarterly report of the Cabinet Cluster on Good Governance and Anti-Corruption (Good Governance Cluster) Initiatives this 2014 is now available for viewing and download. The report covers the summary of the current status of the 30 initiatives and nine priority legislation’s under th...
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