To avoid remaining siloed from traditional governance actors like the World Bank, the open government community could benefit from reflecting on how to take advantage of these organizations and best meet shared goals.
A state-centered approach to security is only exacerbating the problem of crime in Latin America. A citizen-centered approach is what's needed.
The movement for more open, accountable governments is gaining momentum the world over. But too often, open gov initiatives are deployed without careful designs that enable them to achieve their intended objectives.