The business side of open data: how developing countries can learn from the UK

In September I was invi­ted to attend the fir­st Africa Open Data Conference in new­ly sworn-in President Magufuli coun­try — Tanzania. At the con­fe­ren­ce, one of the spea­kers sug­ge­sted that we need to chan­ge the way we advo­ca­te for open data in deve­lo­ping coun­tries.

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Andrea Nelson Mauro

Data journalist at Dataninja.it
Andrea Nelson Mauro, data jour­na­list. Vincitore dei Data Journalism Awards e dell'European Press Prize. For­mato nella cro­naca locale, fondatore di Dataninja.it, Datamediahub.it, Confiscatibene.it. Collabora con gruppi editoriali in Italia e all'estero, agenzie di data journalism in Europa, NGOs e Pubbliche Amministrazioni italiane. Folk della com­mu­nity SpaghettiOpenData.org e OpenDataSicilia.it