North Rhine Westphalia: Germany Should Join the OGP Now


The State of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW) has submitted a motion towards a declaration by the parliamentary upper house (the Bundesrat, a chamber whose members are the states) to suggest the Federal Government join the international Open Government Partnership.

The motion states that the Bundesrat shall ask the Government to “continue the path towards open government and join the OGP”. The motion can be viewed here.

Update, November 6, 2015The motion passed

Original text by Christian Heise, Source

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