Call for Innovative Open Government Cases

Many thanks to all of those who responded to the call launched by the OECD and the OGP, and who shared their innovative open government cases on this platform!

While the initial call is now closed, the platform will remain open for governments, civil society and the private sector to share their innovative open government practices. Submit your cases in English, French or Spanish here.

The initial call for innovative open government cases was held from November 2018 to April 2019, and received over 100 novel, implemented and impactful practices from more than 42 countries. These stories will serve to inspire policy makers and civil society across the world to push the open government agenda forward.

Read about innovative open government practices in the Open Government case platform.

Call for Cases on Deliberative Processes for Policy Making

The OECD is looking for cases from around the world of longer-form deliberative processes used by public institutions for policy making for a forthcoming report on innovative citizen participation.

These cases can be in the form of citizens’ juries, citizens’ assemblies, reference panels, consensus conferences, citizen initiative reviews, planning cells, or others. To be included in our report, cases must meet all three of the below criteria:

  1. The process is commissioned by a public authority
  2. Participants are randomly selected
  3. There is at least one full day of meetings or equivalent

Please submit your case by 31 July 2019 to be guaranteed inclusion in a forthcoming OECD report! The platform will nevertheless remain open after this date.

How to submit a case :


1. First, register to the OPSI Website to submit your case and become part of the OECD Open Government community of practice.

2. Make sure you fill in the submission criteria for acceptance:
- The process is commissioned by a public authority;
- Participants are randomly selected;
- There is at least one full day of meetings or equivalent;
- It is ongoing or has been implemented in practice, and it has shown results that can be verified;
- The case study is written in plain English or French; and
- Every section of the case submission form is completed online.
3. Then, submit an Innovation through our platform.

You can preview the submission questions and share them with your team using the .doc version available here. Please note that final submissions will need to be done through the digital platform. Please note that final submissions will need to be done through the digital platform. The OECD Open Government team and peer reviewers can suggest edits to the case description. The final selection of cases to be published is chosen by the OECD team.

Interested in learning more about novel, implemented and impactful open government practices?

As part of the Toolkit Navigator for Open Government, we invite you to discover over 100 open government cases from more than 40 countries around the world, consult toolkits and connect with open government experts.

Interested in learning how countries are implementing the 10 provisions of the OECD Recommendation of the Council on Open Government (2017)?

  • Here you may access toolkits and cases on open government enablers.
  • Here you may access toolkits and cases on the implementation of open government initiatives.
  • Here you may access toolkits and cases on open state.

Interested in learning how to use the Open Government Recommendation in practice?

Find relevant toolkits and cases on how to:

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