An approach to building open databases


This post looks more generally at how we, at Open Knowledge International, bring technical capacity to projects such as Open Data for Tax Justice. Of course, we often bring much more than technical capacity to a project, and Open Data for Tax Justice is no different in that regard, being mostly a research project to date.

In particular, we’ll take a look at the technical approach we used for the two-day sprint. While this is not the only approach towards technical projects we employ at OKI, it has proven useful on projects driven by the creation of new databases.

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