Austria receives UNPS-Award in 2014

Austria receives the United Nations Public Service Award 2014 for the Open Government Data Portal (data.gv.at). In the category "Improving the delivery of Public Services", Austria was awarded 1st place for the nationwide Open Government Data Portal (data.gv.at) by the Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria. The portal is a unique platform for providing a comprehensive database of freely accessible national government data. The awarding jury pointed out that Austria was an inspiration and a model for other countries.