Joint Mozfest session/OGP Write up

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A copy of the post it notes created during the repeat of the Mozfest session at the Open Government Partnership Civil Society Day on 30 October 2013.

What problems are we trying to solve[edit | edit source]

  • People not having access to information
  • Better data journalism

Who is our audience?[edit | edit source]

  • People all over the world
  • Newspapers
  • Schools
  • We don't know
  • All ages
  • Sadly- those with digital literacy mostly

What organisations do we work with?[edit | edit source]

  • Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums
  • Different scales, community groups, regional groups, international groups

What problems do we have?[edit | edit source]

  • We all tell people similar things in different ways (can be confusing)
  • Organisations with unique content currently don't share it
  • Duplicating work
  • We don't know what each other are doing
  • Multi-lingual
  • Local culture is not incorporated
  • Branding over vision
  • We expect technology before human
  • We don't know what people want or need
  • The funding models encourage competition instead of real cooperation

Ideas[edit | edit source]

  • Take stock what infrastructures we all use
  • Share campaigns
  • Speaking with a joint voice
  • Making concrete links
  • Advocacy groups
  • Respond to consultations