Open data can be of great assistance to civil society organizations, media, activists and state institutions when it comes to promoting public services. More information about the method of use, analysis and presentation of open data can be obtained via the School of Data – Macedonia website, which is to be promoted this Thursday, June 4, at 11 am in the Journalists’ Club in Skopje.

The School of Data is part of the “Open Data Civil Society Network” project, implemented by the Metamorphosis Foundation in cooperation with the Open Knowledge Foundation and supported by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office.

The project is aimed at the capacity building of civil society organizations for promoting an open agenda.

The call for project proposals and initiatives for using open data for improvement of the life of citizens of Macedonia will also be presented during the promotion of the School of Data website.

The UK Ambassador to Macedonia, H.E. Charles Edmund Garrett, will deliver the keynote speech.