Launch of Ireland's Sustainable Development Goals Hub

Check out ‘Ireland’s Sustainable Development Goals Hub’ which was launched last week. This is Ireland's public platform for exploring, downloading and combining publicly available data relating to UN Sustainable Development Goals. Ireland's progress against each Goal is measured using a set of globally agreed Indicators with data currently available for 12 of the 17 Goals.

UrbanTide - Open Data Courses scheduled for November and December


Following the success of our recent Open Data Ireland Initiative Training Courses, we are delighted to announce that, based on indicated demand so far, we have scheduled additional dates for November in Cork and December in Dublin.


The Cork date is:

Joint meeting of Public Bodies Working Group on Open Data and Open Data Liaison Officers Network

In the spirit of open access week, a joint meeting of the Public Bodies Working Group and the network of Open Data Liaison Officers which has been recently established under the Open Data Strategy 2017-22 took place on Tuesday 24th October in Government Building. Some 70 public service officials from across a broad spectrum of organisations attended.

Survey on qualitative air quality data.

Survey on qualitative air quality data.

The EPA currently has an open data consortium project running on air quality data and one of their first activities is to find out the current status of air quality data “open-ness” and what barriers users/potential users of near real time air quality open data are facing.

Open Data training for Public Bodies - book now!

Urban Tide has announced details of the first Open Data Ireland Initiative Training Courses for public bodies.


Public servants can now register for the following full-day training sessions in Dublin city-centre: