The Global Health open data initiative
Global.health is a new open data platform that tracks infectious diseases. Its COVID-19 datasets can help researchers and governments fight COVID-19.
Digital COVID vaccine passports
Many countries are looking into digital COVID vaccine passports, as we move toward vaccination and (hopefully) a return to travel this year.
Digital transformation in government — best of 2020
View 2020 highlights from our Digital Transformation in Government blog series.
Rules as code
Rules as code (RaC) is an emerging space within the public sector, and turns legislation and other rules into machine-readable code to provide benefits for government, citizens and broader society.
APS Data Professional Stream
The Australian Public Service (APS) recently announced the appointment of Dr David Gruen as Head of the Data Professional Stream.
Govlaunch — a wiki for government innovation
Govlaunch is an online community where local governments from around the world share projects helping public sector employees innovate.
D9 - pioneers in digital government
D9 is a group of nine countries that are digital pioneers. Currently, D9 has four focus areas: digital ID, digital rights, artificial intelligence and data 360°.
NSW’s Smart Places Strategy
NSW’s Smart Places Strategy brings together a range of different technology and ‘smart’ solutions with one goal: to benefit NSW citizens.
Machine learning for a more open justice system
Austria is using machine learning to anonymise court records and deliver a more open justice and government experience for its citizens.
DTA’s whole-of-government architecture taskforce
The DTA’s whole-of-government architecture strategy focuses on delivering better services to citizens and reducing costs. The new taskforce recently released its beta architectural concepts model
Open data and the foundational four
The Foundational Four of leadership, strategy, governance and asset discovery will help ensure all Australian government agencies are set up to make the most of open data.