Posted tagged ‘Government 2.0’

Unlocking Government

June 16, 2010

This is a good resource and well designed offering a  host of information on open and accessible government initiatives


Getting under the skin of Gov. 2.0

March 17, 2010

Here’s a presentation on the nitty-gritty of Gov 2.0 Issues.

A reference guide for blogs, twitter etc

January 21, 2010

This is a very handy checklist for government.

Public Servant 2.0?

January 20, 2010

An earlier piece by a thoughtful analyst on the complexities associated with the idea of Gov 2.0 – the often overlooked and potentially very rich resource of the public servant as both gatekeeper and broker of innovation for government.

Modernising Government Whitehouse Forum

January 19, 2010

A good selection of information relating to the latest US Government initiative to modernise government processes.

Final Report of the Government 2.0 Taskforce

January 10, 2010

The final report was tabled on 22 December 2009. It’s a very detailed report that also identifies a further 19 related projects (see page 90 for details), including a web 2.0 toolkit for online engagement as well as the video service scoping study. It’s well worth looking at the full report.

Using Online Video for Government Communications

January 8, 2010

It’s good to see a growing awareness of the value of online video platforms for communicating information about government services and programs. The old adage of ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’ makes perfect sense, especially if the words are a tad pedestrian or the message, both wordy and deeply hidden in the mountain of information that surrounds us.