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Code4Italy@Montecitorio Open Data Hackathon 2014: Video, storify, and resources

Code4Italy@Montecitorio Open Data Hackathon 2014 was held 16-18 May 2014, with an award ceremony on 24 July 2014, at the Italian Chamber of Deputies in Rome. The event Website, which includes the program, participant descriptions, and links to data sets, … Continue reading

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World e-Parliament Conference 2014: Links and resources

The World e-Parliament Conference 2014 is being held 8-10 May 2014 in Seoul. A live Webcast of the event is scheduled to be available at: http://korea.assembly.go.kr/pop_live.jsp The conference program is at: http://wepc2014.org/agenda-and-presentations/ One Twitter hashtag for the event appears to … Continue reading

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Papaloi and Gouscos: Parliamentary Information Visualization for Transparency & Empowerment?

Aspasia Papaloi of the Hellenic Parliament and Dr. Dimitris Gouscos of the University of Athens have published Parliamentary Information Visualization as a Means for Legislative Transparency and Citizen Empowerment?, JeDEM: Journal of eDemocracy & Open Government, 5(2), 174-186 (2013). Here … Continue reading

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Parliaments on the Net XI Conference: 2-3 May 2013: Tweets and resources

The Parliaments on the Net XI Conference is being held 2-3 May 2013 in London, England, UK. Click here for archived videos of the Day 1 and Day 2 sessions. The conference is being live-blogged at http://potn2013.tumblr.com/ The Twitter hashtag … Continue reading

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Papaloi et al.: Blending Social Media with Parliamentary Websites: An Approach to e-Participation

Aspasia Papaloi of the Hellenic Parliament, Eleni Revekka Staiou of the University of Athens, and Professor Dr. Dimitris Gouscos of the University of Athens, have published Blending Social Media with Parliamentary Websites: Just a Trend, or a Promising Approach to … Continue reading

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UK Government to Allow Citizens to Suggest Amendments to Legislative Bills in Parliament

The UK Government plans to launch an online service allowing citizens to suggest amendments to legislation being considered by Parliament, according to Marie Woolf’s 8 July 2012 Sunday Times article entitled Public get right to amend legislation, and the PoliticsHome … Continue reading

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