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Re: Translating Publishing Open Government Data

From: Antti Poikola <antti.poikola@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 21:49:24 +0200
Message-ID: <4AE5FD44.40506@googlemail.com>
To: Daniel Dietrich <daniel@opendata-network.org>
CC: daniel@citizencontact.com, w3c-translators@w3.org, public-egov-ig@w3.org
Hi Daniel and others,

That would be good to translate this kind of documents in other 
languages. Actually I was quite surprised that the document was 
published under restrictive copyright and not creative commons.

-Antti

Daniel Dietrich wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> My name is Daniel Dietrich, I am the chairman of the german based 
> non-profit NGO Opendata Network
> http://opendata-network.org/
>
> Sorry - at this time most content is only in german language.
>
> The aim of the Opendata Network is to promote openaccess, opendata, 
> opengovernment and transparency here in Germany and develop tools and 
> websites to help the german Government and Authoritys to get their 
> data open to the public.
>
> We would love to translate the document:
>     
> Publishing Open Government Data
> http://www-mit.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-gov-data-20090908/
>
> We think a translation of this important document could be a valuable 
> help for our concerns.
>
> I just blogged about the Document on our blog:
> http://opendata-network.org/2009/10/publishing-open-government-data/
>
> I did understand that we have to ask for permission to translate this 
> document. So could we please translate it?
>
> Hope to hear from you soon.
>
> Kind regards
> Daniel Dietrich
>
>
>
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