Current work:

Work with content providers to enhance and open up their content.


A prototype Open Knowledge Hub, designed to collate and share document meta-data in multiple languages.


Upgraded API and content management system plug-ins.



2014 and beyond:

By the end of February 2015, the project will aim:

To develop the Hub, using open source technology, to provide facilities enabling IDS services and external services to contribute, pull out and re-purpose content.


Promote and increase use of the OpenAPI and other open interfaces to the Hub.


Finalise and implement data quality policies and processes for the Hub.


Expand the range of open data applications and services using Eldis Communities discussion content.


Develop further communications materials.


Explore the development of a global “bookmarklet” for universal adding of content to the Hub.