Open Government Partnership, an initiative to promote open government
The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is an initiative created in 2011 whose main objective is to promote open government. To do this, it focuses on ensuring that different governments reach concrete commitments in order to promote transparency and the...
12 outstanding datasets from the General State Administration
Thanks to the efforts of the 160 organizations that publish data on the datos.gob.es platform, the National Open Data Catalog has reached 50,000 published datasets. Among them, we find datasets published by all levels of administration (state, regional...
The registration period for the workshop cycle of the Ciudades Abiertas project is now open
The collaborative project Ciudades Abiertas organize a workshop cycle to disseminate the results obtained throughout the execution of this project. Throughout the project, various tools and solutions have been developed that are to be made...
Courses to learn more about R
R is one of the programming languages most popular in the world of data science. It has a programming environment, R-Studio and a set of very flexible and versatile tools for statistical computing and creation of graphical representations. One of...
What's new in the open data ecosystem (summer 2021)
The heat subsides, the students return to their classes and little by little we are recovering the routine. The end of summer is here, and as always when a season ends, at datos.gob.es it is time to review the news that has occurred in the open data...
Health and wellness datasets at datos.gob.es and other examples of initiatives
If there is a field in which data are of great importance, it is in health. Through indicators obtained from various diagnostic tests and our history, doctors can know what is happening in our body, decide what treatment we should take and estimate how...
The Spanish company CleanSpot, finalist of the EU Datathon 2021
96 ideas from 33 countries. Those have been the proposals presented to the UE Datathon 2021, a competition organized by the Publications Office and the Presidency of the Council of the European Union to promote the use of open data as a basis for new...
Cross-Forest, a project for harmonisation and promotion of open forest data
The Cross-Forest project combines two areas of great interest to Europe, as set out in the Green Deal. On the one hand, the care and protection of the environment - in particular our forests-. On the other hand, the promotion of an interoperable European...
The most demanded datasets published by local entities
A few weeks ago, we picked up on an article what were the most demanded datasets among all those offered by the Autonomous Communities, and that met certain standards that encouraged their reuse.On this occasion, we would like to focus on local entities...
UniversiData-LAB, MIP Project and EducaWood win the III Aporta Challenge
After months of work, the 3rd Aporta Challenge has come to an end. Under the slogan "the value of data in digital education", this year's competition sought solutions that used open data to drive improvements in the education sector. The competition...