Sites developed by cities presenting costs of the city at human scale.
How much does it cost to plant a tree, maintain it, build 100m meters of asphalt road, bike lane or pavement?
Altough these sites were developed by cities and not CSO community, they are interesting example of educating about city budget. Showing costs per item it’s easier for citizens to understand differences in cost, say it’s 450PLN to plant a tree, 330k to build a playing field, and 9 770k to build swimming pool. Aggregated data doesn’t say it explicitly.Project website
Portal monitoring the openness of the official Russian websites, according to legal obligations, open formats, accessibility, UX.
Team of experts is developing clear recommendations on how to increase the openness, that are taken into account by officials responsible of the portals. Rankings of all the institutions on the main page encourage them to be better.
In our work, openness rating serves not only for revealing best practices but also for motivating government bodies to improve their work.
A platform presenting public procurement contracts and engaging citizens and NGOs in monitoring them.