Open Parliament Network

The ParlAmericas Open Parliament Network (OPN) is a permanent working group that promotes legislative openness among the organization’s member parliaments. Learn more

Latest Projects

Upcoming activities

Port of Spain, Trinidad and TobagoWorkshop: Strengthening Accountability through Fiscal Transparency Practices
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago2nd Co-creation meeting: Citizen Participation Toolkit

Latest activities

Lima, PeruCo-creation Meeting: International Standards for Lobby Regulation

To learn more about the OPN activities, please visit Our Work - 2017

Readings of interest

Declaration on Parliamentary Openness (2012)

Common ethical principles for members of Parliament

OGP Legislative Openness Working Group (2015)

Open Parliament in the age of internet: ¿Can people now collaborate with legislatures in lawmaking?

Cristiano Ferri Soares de Faria (2013)

Open Parliaments? Comparative analysis of parliamentary transparency and probity in Latin America. (in Spanish)

Manuel Alcántara Sáenz and Mercedes García Montero (2013)

Legislative Openness in the Southern Cone. And the data? (in Spanish)

Juan Ignacio Belbis (2015)

Comparative analysis of probity, transparency, accountability and citizen participation in the legislative. (in Spanish)

United Nations Program for Development (2015)