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2014-07-22 16:29:59

Leading Federal IT Contractor Joins World's Only Trade Group Advocating for Open Data Standards within Government WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Data Transparency Coalition (DTC) today welcomed Citizant to the outstanding community of public and private sector groups that are advocating for the publication of government information as standardized, machine-readable data. Based in Chantilly, VA, Citizant designs and delivers business and IT transformation...

2012-03-20 16:52:47

Could technology give us a more open and more secure government? There is an increasing need for stronger accountability of government and thus greater demands on transparency of the diplomatic and national security apparatus. However, despite the advent of WikiLeaks, which purports to expose cover-ups, exploitation and corruption by making the evidence publicly available, there are still many political and bureaucratic obstacles to overcome on the road to more open government. Writing...

2011-05-26 07:04:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Makhteshim Agan Group has entered the top ten, reaching 4th place, in the annual corporate-environmental transparency index. BeyondBusiness Co., which specializes in consulting and planning for corporate-environmental responsibility published the findings of its transparency index this week. According to the index, Makhteshim Agan operated with great transparency and showed significant improvement reaching a transparency score...

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