This is the third piece in a series about the “Sustainability of (Open) Data Portal Infrastructures” reports. In this highlight, the focus is on “Data Reuse: A Method for Transforming Principles into Practice” Read more
Open data and data sharing have been at the crux of European policy for more than two decades now. Discover the European Data Portal’s new study that explores incentives to open data and facilitate data sharing, with a deep dive into the local adoption of open data in Lombardi, Italy and a comparative analysis of how the Netherlands and Norway share data in the oil and gas sector. Read more
The European Data Portal conducts an annual benchmark assessment of the current state of open data in the European Union and Europe in general. The Open Data Maturity Report (2019) covered the Member States, the EFTA countries as well as the UK, and assessed the countries on four dimensions: Open Data Policy, Open Data Portal, Open Data Impact, Open Data Quality. This report provides an overview of the top performers to enable learning from them and is structured along those dimensions. Read more
The open data maturity study serves as a benchmark to gain insights into the development achieved in the field of open data in Europe. It assesses the level of maturity against four dimensions: policy, portal, impact, and quality. The study clusters countries into four different groups: trend-setters, fast-trackers, followers, and beginners, from the most mature to the least. Recommendations tailored to the level of maturity and characteristics of each of these groups are provided. Read the latest report here.