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  • Sector:
    Environment
    Nature:
    Visualisation

    MeteoStats is a product of the Swiss Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology and contains data from as early as 1880 onwards. An example of a MeteoStats initiative is MeteoSwiss, a service that provides visualisation of various types of weather and climate data. The website shows historical trends for measures like temperature and the various types of precipitation.

  • Bulgaria - iSofMap
    Sector:
    Regions & Cities
    Nature:
    Visualisation

    iSofMap is a website that visualises cadastral and spatial information and provides access to real estate data of the municipality of Sofia. The website also offers the possibility to contact various real estate services directly to make inquiries.

  • Sector:
    Environment
    Nature:
    Project

    InfluencAir is a tool to visualise air quality around Brussels and an initiative to raise awareness about air pollution by measuring and mapping air pollution levels through the development and assembly of air quality sensors. The rationale behind the initiative is that air pollution can pose a serious risk to health. InfluencAir has built, and continues to, connect air quality sensors measure particulate matter (PM2.5 and PM10).

  • Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Website

    Surviving in Brussels is a website for the homeless and people who need access to services such as medical aid, shelter, job postings, legal help or financial advice. The website also provides basic information, including shower and bathroom locations, places to eat or drink and emergency information. This information is provided through the website and is shown on smart billboards throughout the city.

  • Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Application

    Sag’s Wien (Say it Vienna) is an application developed for citizens to report on problems, including potholes, road damage, traffic lights malfunctions, waste or pollution, throughout the city directly to the city administration. This enables a dialogue between the public and the government and makes the city more mobile, personal and connected.

  • Sector:
    Economy & Finance
    Nature:
    Website

    Offene Vergaben, a civil society project of the Austrian Freedom of Information Forum, makes public contracts of €50 000 or more traceable and opens up data about procurement procedures. The website’s goal is to make citizens more knowledgeable and aware of how public funds are used.

  • Sector:
    Regions & Cities
    Nature:
    Application

    OmgevingsAlert is a Dutch App that tracks all permits and real estate updates for several Dutch municipalities. This app is free and based on data shared by municipalities themselves.

  • Sector:
    Population & Society
    Nature:
    Website

    DataFrance is an open data visualization platform. Thanks to an interactive map and more than 36,000 files dedicated to each municipality, their platform allows consultation, comparison and analysis of data throughout France. For each municipality, they provide more than sixty indicators on various themes, such as population, real estate, education, transport, or environment.

  • Sector:
    Science & Technology
    Nature:
    Website

    The Grafana project was started by Torkel Ödegaard in 2014 and has the last couple of years become one of the most popular open source projects on GitHub. They build open software, with permissive licenses. It allows you to query, visualise and alert on metrics and logs no matter where they are stored.

  • Sector:
    Health
    Nature:
    Website

    The European Commission and EMBL’s European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI), together with EU Member States and research partners such as ELIXIR, operate a dedicated European COVID-19 Data Platform that enables the rapid collection and comprehensive data sharing of available research data from different sources for the European and global research communities. It consist of a COVID-19 Data Portal, SARS-CoV-2 Data Hubs and Federated European Genome-phenome Archive.