Open Source Observatory January 2016

My Open Source Observatory ( headlines from January 2016, transmogrified into clickable links to the articles.

European Parliament repeats call for open source
For the second time in just three months, the European Parliament has called on the European Commission to to increase the share of free and open source software.
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Open source at largest of German pension fund [Germany]
South Tyrol open source school project to spur teachers [Italy]
Galicia shares training kit on open source for NGOs [Spain]
European data portals implement EC’s DCAT validator [European Union]
Oviedo reuses Madrids citizens participation tool [Spain]
Open source healthcare system adds 3 more hospitals [United Kingdom]
Latvia’s authorities meet open technologists [Latvia]
Open Source Initiative approves Quebec licence [Canada]
Portugal’s open source move ‘slower than expected’ [Portugal]
France Parliament: source code should be made public [France]
‘France should give priority to free software’ [France]
Gijs Hillenius
Context for Digital Government

Policy specialist on open source in public services, knowlegde transfer expert