Open Knowledge Philippines and Mapua students celebrates Open Data Day 2017

This blog is part of the event report series on International Open Data Day 2017. On Saturday 4 March, groups from around the world organised over 300 events to celebrate, promote and spread the use of open data. 44 events received additional support through the Open Knowledge International mini-grants scheme, funded by SPARC, the Open Contracting Program of Hivos, Article 19, Hewlett Foundation and […]

Int’l tie-up seeks to boost Pinoy data journalism skills

Written by TJ Dimacali GMA News July 13, 2015 7:20pm More from: On Monday, July 13, the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) and the UK- based Open Knowledge Foundation (OKF) launched Data Journalism PH 2015, an intensive three-day workshop aimed at boosting local capacity to create stories from raw data. The launch event in […]

International Open Data Day 2015 – Open Knowledge Philippines

In the Philippines, Open Knowledge and School of Data local group celebrated the International Open Data Day 2015 with back to back events on February 20-21, 2015. The event was officially opened on 20 February 2015 at Mapua Institute of Technology, Makati campus. Mapua is a higher education institution in the Philippines offering engineering and sciences, […]

Learn data visualization and data-driven journalism in a real “Data Jam”

As seen on GMA Network online on February 17, 2015 @5:40pm Source:   On February 21 (International Open Data Day),, a platform that uses technology in mobilizing citizens to demand good governance, will host the very first citizen-initiated “Data Jam.” Done in partnership with the Southeast Asia Technology and Transparency Initiative (SEATTI), the Data Jam […]

Data Jam

Find out how your skills can help track government service! Join our DATA JAM next Saturday, in celebration of the International Open Data Day! Limited slots only! RSVP is a must – Confirmed attendees will be sent a confirmation email indicating what they have to bring.

Open Data Day 2015

Join us on Friday, Feb 20 2015 9am-5pm @Mapua Makati campus. See you there! – Facebook page – International Open Data Day 2015 

OK Philippines participates in Maker Festival Manila 2014

OK Philippines represent!!!!!!! Joseph De Guia, local group ambassador, TJ Dimacali community journalist and media manager, and Happy Feraren School of Data Fellow represented the OK Philippines local group and lead the event activities in the recently concluded Maker Festival Manila 2014. The group participated in the exhibition showcasing Open Knowledge working groups – Open […]

Meetup OKFN-PH

Open Knowledge Philippines in the Global Open Knowledge Foundation page for all of our meet up events