Tag Archives: Open parliamentary data

The Good Law Hackathon: 22 November 2014, London: Links and resources

The Good Law Hackathon is being held 22 November 2014 at the UK Ministry of Justice in London. I think John Sheridan of The National Archives is organizing the event. The event appears to be associated with the UK Government’s … Continue reading

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Storify: Twitter Chat on Analyzing and Visualizing Parliamentary Data

A Twitter chat on the topic Best Practices for Analyzing and Visualizing Parliamentary Data was held 23 September 2014. The event was organized by the Legislative Openness Working Group of the Open Government Partnership, as part of Global Legislative Openness … Continue reading

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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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Digiminster Members Data Portal, for UK Parliament: Voting, campaign finance data, and debates

Digiminster Members Data Portal has been launched by the UK Parliament’s Rapid Apps Team. The portal includes voting and campaign finance data, and parliamentary debates, chunked. Data come from a variety of official sources, including the Members’ Data Platform. The … Continue reading

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New open data site for British Parliament: data.parliament.uk

The British Parliament’s new open data site has launched in an alpha version: data.parliament.uk I think this site is a product of the ParliamentAPI project. The site provides access to data in multiple formats through multiple APIs. The site is … Continue reading

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European Parliament Hackathon 2014: Results, Tweets, and Resources

The European Parliament Hackathon — which has the complete title of Europarl Hackathon for the European Elections 2014 — was held 24-26 January 2014 in Brussels. The Twitter hashtag for the event was #hackep Click here for a storify of … Continue reading

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24-26 January: European Parliament Hackathon 2014

The European Parliament Hackathon — which has the complete title of Europarl Hackathon for the European Elections 2014 — is being held 24-26 January 2014 in Brussels. The Twitter hashtag for the event is #hackep Click here for results, archived … Continue reading

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