"Publically funded data should be publically available"
Nationally and internationally, there is increasing commitment to the principle that data which are publically funded should be publically available. Open data is becoming increasingly available throughout the world, released by governments as part of the transparency agenda.
Below are a selection of links to open data hubs. This is not intended to be a complete list, but an indicator of what is openly available.
Open data hubs - Worldwide
Open data hubs - Europe