Open Data for Development (OD4D) is a global partnership to advance the creation of locally- driven and sustainable open data ecosystems around the world. This annual report provides: An overview of the trends influencing the program; A summary of the results and activities supported by the OD4D program in 2016 structured according to the overarching program objectives;

An introduction to the regional hubs and impact of the global initiatives supported by the OD4D network; and Some lessons, challenges and future plans. A full list of products is available in Annex C, and more details on the publications and results are available on the OD4D website (

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