Access Info Europe is currently seeking independent, country-level researchers for Canada and other countries to act as national researchers for the first edition of the Global Data Barometer (2020–2021).
The call is open both for individual researchers as well as independent civil society and research organisations with knowledge on the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.
The chosen researcher or organisation will have experience in one or more of the following fields: open data; open government data; data for public good; the use of data for monitoring or evaluating public service delivery; training or capacity-building around the use of data; the use of data to create socially valuable applications; or promoting the use of data among governments, CSOs, private sector, the developers community, or in investigative journalism.
Country researchers must not:
- Be a government official or employee, or a contractor deriving a substantial proportion of their income from the government;
- Have any conflicts of interest that would affect their ability to provide impartial assessments.
Closing Date: Applicants are asked to send their CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 2, 2021.