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Geo-enabling Aid Data: What is, and what’s next

**The following guest post is by Josh Powell from [Development Gateway](http://www.developmentgateway.org/), who works on their [AidData](http://www.aiddata.org/home/index) programme.** Last week, the geocoded locations of all [African Development Bank (AfDB)](www.afdb.org) projects continent-wide approved from 2009-2010 were made available at [open.aiddata.org](http://open.aiddata.org/content/index/geocoding). The data include more than $10 billion in AfDB Group funding to 43 African countries, and were […]

Open Geoprocessing Standards and Open Geospatial Data

**The following guest post is from Lance McKee, who is Senior Staff Writer at the [Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)](http://www.opengeospatial.org/) and a member of the [Open Knowledge Foundation](http://www.okfn.org/)’s [Working Group on Open Geospatial Data](http://wiki.okfn.org/wg/geodata).** As the founding outreach director for the [Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)](http://www.opengeospatial.org) and now as senior staff writer for the OGC, I have […]