OPSI COVID-19 Innovative Response Tracker

Open data inventory of COVID-19 health situation in Lithuania

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Innovative response

Data from the Ministry of Health and the national public health center available are addresses, administrative boundaries, population registration data, statistics on health facilities (hospitals, number of beds, equipment available, etc.). Transport data (air, rail, car, road) are also relevant. Our team has created an inventory of the COVID-19 database. Three sets of inventories and a vocabulary based on them have been inventoried.

Specific issues addressed and anticipated impact

Open data inventory of COVID-19 health situation in Lithuania

Organisations/institutions involved

The Ministry of Health is the most important organization managing the COVID-19 information flow in Lithuania. The State and the public are facing unprecedented pandemic challenges. As the result, tech enthusiasts, start-up ecosystem players, and innovative businesses joined a public-spirited initiative that unites the minds – hackathon Hack the Crisis - https://hackthecrisis.lt/, furthermore, Vilnius municipality gathered volunteers for a common initiative - https://legionas.vilnius.lt/.

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Level(s) of government:
  • National/Federal government
  • Regional/State government
  • Local government

Issues being addressed:

  • Information and practice sharing (with public and/or internal)
  • Governance responses