Making aid information accessible isn’t really about data files and formats and technology. It’s about people. It’s about the difference that accessible, transparent aid information can make to the process of development, and to the lives of individuals and communities across the world.
This section of aidinfo labs will put people at the heart of what we are doing. We’ll be profiling key infomediaries working to make aid data accessible, sharing research and reports into the people who need accessible aid information, and developing the ‘open personae’ project – curating a collection of resources for user-centred design around aid transparency data.
In this section...
Open Aid Data is a powerful tool for national budgeting and planning. In Malawi, the Ministry of Finance has made use of the countries Aid Management Platform to produce a …Continue reading
The IATI Technical Advisory Group meeting (aka The TAG) was held a few weeks ago in Cookham. As one of the people who are relatively new to the project it …Continue reading
The International Aid Transparency Initiative sets out a wide range of codes to be used within reported Aid Data. The codelist API provides programmatic access to these codes. The IATI …Continue reading