Open Budgets is a website committed to municipal, regional, and national budget transparency through encouraging the uploading, visualizing, and analyzing of budgets by a range of stakeholders, such as government agencies, journalists, activists, NGOs, and your average citizen. Open Budgets operates on four main components listed below from the tool’s About page):
Information about Open Budgets’ technical structure and how the site operates can be found here.
Open Budgets is a collaborative software developed by nine partners: Fraunhofer IAIS (Germany), Open Knowledge International (UK), Open Knowledge Foundation (Germany), Fundación Ciudadana Civio (Spain), Transparency International (EU), University of Economics, Prague (Czech Republic), Journalism++ (Portugal/Sweden), Open Knowledge Greece (Greece), and University of Bonn (Germany). Project coordinators are based in Germany.