Fin dal 2001 la FSFE ha sempre lavorato per aumentare i diritti degli utenti rimuovendo gli ostacoli alla libertà del software. Per 20 anni abbiamo aiutato le persone e le organizzazioni a capire come il Software Libero contribuisce alla libertà, alla trasparenza e all'autodeterminazione.

Abbiamo bisogno del tuo aiuto per i prossimi due decenni. Vogliamo che tutti possano avere il controllo sulla propria tecnologia. Il Software Libero e le sue libertà di uso, studio, condivisione e miglioramento sono la chiave per raggiungere questo obiettivo.

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FSFE Newsletter - April 2017

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Free Software in the German OGP action plan

Last December, Germany joined the Open Government Partnership and now has until June 2017 to develop and decide on an action plan. Increased transparency and continuous reporting, governmental effectiveness and citizen-friendly administration are all part of the goals of Open Government.

The FSFE has worked together with other organisations and the "working group OGP" Germany to summarise the topic of Free Software in the Open Government context and provide concrete action items, along with a short but illuminating introduction into the topic and a vision for 2030. The recommendations were submitted to the German government in March.

The proposal was the outcome of a workshop, held by the German Government in February, with the contribution of numerous civil society representatives, including the FSFE. By publishing our suggestions, we hope to enable civil society actors worldwide to learn about the OGP discussion in Germany and use these suggestions in other countries.

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Fellowship elections 2017: According to our constitution, two seats in the General Assembly are reserved for elected representatives of our Fellows. They serve two-year terms and one seat is up for re-election every year. The electoral process 2017 covers the period from April 10 till April 24. Eight candidates are running for office in the FSFE's General Assembly. You can find the list of candidates, along with their manifestos and background as well as the election schedule and voting procedure, in our dedicated Fellowship Election 2017 page. All Fellows eligible to vote will automatically receive an email with all necessary information.

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