Recent Updates

Bareedo Platform joins in Open Covid Pledge

World has changed in unprecedented ways in the last several weeks due to the Coronavirus pandemic and urgent action is required to stop the COVID-19 pandemic, inform public effectively and ...
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Open Data is pivotal for COVID-19 epidemic response

The availability, openness, dissemination and use of data during the Coronavirus disease pandemic is indispensable and necessary for public benefit to help defeat disinformation and mythms as well as risk ...
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Commemoration of World Open Data Day 2020 Held in Garowe Puntland Somalia

On March 7, 2020 with support of Open Knowledge Foundation, Bareedo Platform organized commemoration of Open Data Day under theme of " Encouraging uptake of local public contracting data in ...
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What is open contracting and its benefits?

What is open contracting? At its core, open contracting consists of: 1) the affirmative disclosure of information; and 2) participation, monitoring, and oversight. According to the Open Contracting Partnership (OCP), ...
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Issues Affecting Digital Rights in Somalia: Online Harassment

The online users and access to internet have been getting momentum in Somalia and at the same time, the breaches of social media have been on the rise. People log ...
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BRIEF REPORT ON ACHIEVEMENTS OF OPEN DATA IN PUNTLAND FOR THE YEAR OF 2019

The term “open data” is something new to the Somali people, but it is definitely time to apply such approach in Somalia. Open data is not a new concept, although ...
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Engaging media in support of democracy, open government and federalism in Somalia

The past ten years have seen a revolution in the ways in which people access, consume and share information. The Internet is now within the reach of more than 1 ...
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Open Parliament Project: Puntland Members of Parliament Database

Bareedo Platform promotes Open Government (OG) and as part of this, Bareedo initiates legislative openness and engagement of citizens to the parliamentary work to increase accountability, transparency and access to ...
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Bareedo Platform Appreciates Puntland Ministry of Finance for An Openness of State Revenue and Expenditure to the Citizens First Time

Bareedo Platform appreciates Puntland Ministry of Finance for publication of its state revenue and expenditure to the citizens first time. This is first kind of openness to be shown by ...
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Garowe City Authority Presents monthly revenue and expenditure to the public

The mayor of Garowe city openly presents the monthly district revenue and expenditure which is a sense of openness and first ever openness amongst the district authorities across Puntland. Although, ...
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