Declaration on Parliamentary Openness
ComputerWorldUK - Glyn Moody - An increasing number of Open Enterprise posts are about moves to open up government in myriad ways. That's not really surprising, since open source clearly is a perfect match for public administrations, as are open standards, and open data is a natural outgrowth of software openness.
Obviously, this shift is taking place around the world, as governments everywhere open up to varying degrees. So it's only natural that some kind of distillation of this process should occur; and here it is, the newDeclaration on Parliamentary Openness, hosted on theOpeningParliament.org site: