These are the current candidates for the Digital Public Goods. Are you missing a candidate? You can make a submission for a candidate for a Digital Public Good to be included in this list through this repository.

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distribution by SDG
CandidateDescriptionTypeSDGsLicensePast year of activity
Citizens' Access to Government Records (ACCEDA by its acronym in Spanish) is a modular platform developed by the Spanish government that provides a digital government office and digital tools for processing electronic forms and associated records.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalEUPL-1.1 
Providing access to quality early childhood education using artificial intelligence.softwareGender EqualityAGPL-3.0
Suite of solutions for digital identities and electronic signatures, aimed at public administrations for the implementation of authentication and electronic signatures in a streamlined and effective manner.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalGPL-2.0,EUPL-1.1
African Storybook
Open access to picture storybooks in the languages of Africa. For children’s literacy, enjoyment and imagination.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-4.0 
Open source farm managament and precision agriculture software.softwareGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityGPL-3.0 
Web application aimed at public administrations for archiving of electronic documents and records. Provides a management system for multidepartamental centers, and the integration with external applications that manage public records.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalEUPL-1.1 
BA Obras
Data Visualization frontend that informs about public works projects, allowing citizens to browse the works by neighborhood, by theme, by stage as well as including photos and videos the document the progress of each project.softwareResponsible Consumption and ProductionPartnerships to achieve the GoalMIT
Open Source Hospital Management System built on top of OpenMRS, OpenELIS and OpenERP.softwareQuality EducationAGPL-3.0
Book Dash
Book Dash gathers creative volunteers to create new African storybooks that anyone can freely print, translate and distribute.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-4.0 
Blood Safety Information System
System to monitor blood inventory from collection to transfusion.softwareQuality EducationBSD-3-Clause
Cold Chain and Vaccination Management System
Monitoring and management tool for vaccine coverage and cold chain management.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalCC-BY-NC-ND-3.0
Columbia International eHealth Lab's (CIEL) OpenMRS Concept Dictionary
An implementation of the Open Concept Lab's Concept Dictionary for health applications.softwareQuality EducationCC-BY-NC-3.0 
CK-12 provides free and fully customizable K-12 open educational resources aligned to state curriculum standards and tailored to meet student and teacher needs. The foundation's tools are used by 38,000 schools in the US, and additional international schools.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-3.0
Platform expanding access to computer science in schools and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-4.0 
Mobile data collection platform to improve the quality and efficiency of services in the most remote corners of the world.softwareQuality EducationSustainable Cities and CommunitiesPartnerships to achieve the GoalBSD-3-Clause
Citizen participation and open government web application that helps public officials carry out participatory processes with their citizens. Through an accessible and friendly interface, governments can facilitate direct citizen participation through a number of activities, including citizen proposals, participatory budgets, collaborative legislation, debates and voting.softwareResponsible Consumption and ProductionPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
Crop Planning Software for small farmers and serious gardeners.softwareGood Health and Well-beingClimate ActionGPL-3.0
A community for teaching or studying: Create, share, and explore high quality K-12 content..dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-3.0 
District Health Information System 2
A health management data platform for reporting, analysis and dissemination of data for all health programs, developed on open source Java technologies.softwareQuality EducationBSD-3-Clause
Digital Literacy Library
Lesson plans designed by experts to help young people develop skills needed to navigate the digital world, critically consume information and responsibly produce and share content.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-4.0 
EduApp4Syria is an international innovation competition that has sourced two open source smartphone applications with the aim of helping Syrian children learn how to read in Arabic and improve their psychosocial wellbeing.softwareGender EqualityBSD-2-Clause
Open data platform providing access to datasets and data analytics that are relevant to the energy sector.dataDecent Work and Economic GrowthCC-BY-4.0 
e-TB Manager
A web or desktop-based tool for managing all the information needed by national TB control programs.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Facility Reconciliation Tool
The Facility Reconciliation Tool is an open source and open standards-based product used to compare lists of (health) facilities from different data sources.softwareQuality EducationApache-2.0
Web-based organic vegetable farm data entry and reporting.softwareGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityGPL-3.0 
A web-based application for farm management, planning, and record keeping.softwareGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityGPL-2.0
Apache Fineract
Fineract provides a reliable, robust, and affordable solution for entrepreneurs, financial institutions, and service providers to offer financial services to the world’s 2 billion underbanked and unbanked.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedApache-2.0
Mobile data collection made easy. Unmaintained -> see OnaData.softwareQuality EducationGender EqualityGPL-2.0
Fundza Novels
Mobile novel, plays and poems for teenagers from South AfricadataGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-2.5 
Global Digital Library
An open collection of high-quality educational reading resources, making them available on the web, mobile and for, dataGender EqualityCC-BY-3.0,CC-BY-SA-3.0
Gobierto is a web app that provides a set of tools to power efforts from public administrations towards transparency and citizen engagement, to enable better communication with their constituents and put public open data to work.softwareResponsible Consumption and ProductionPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
Open data project for small-scale food, dataGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityAGPL-3.0
Building an open data commons of health facility data with, dataQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedODbL-1.0,BSD-3-Clause
Humansis provides a more open, secure, functional and easy to use method of aid delivery, promoting transparency, and reducing opportunities for fraud and data theft.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedMIT
Open Source software that helps countries around the world track and manage their health workforce data to improve access to services.softwareQuality EducationGPL-3.0 
JHSPH OpenCourseware
JHSPH OpenCourseware offers open materials and images from more than a hundred courses developed by the faculty of Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, the world’s foremost institution of public health education and research.dataQuality EducationGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-2.0 
Khan Academy
Expert-created content and resources for every course and level, always free.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-3.0 
Simple, robust and powerful tools for data collection.softwareQuality EducationGender EqualityBSD-2-Clause
Kolibri is an app that aims to make high quality education technology available in low-resource communities.softwareGender EqualityMIT
LibreHealth EHR is a free and open-source electronic health records and medical practice management application.softwareQuality EducationMPL-2.0
Open source software for supply chain and logistics management.softwareIndustry, Innovation and InfrastructureReduced InequalityAGPL-3.0
Medic Mobile
A community health application framework, which you can use to build responsive, offline-first community health apps. The framework is highly configurable, with support for interactive messaging, decision support, task management, health records, data collection, and analytics.softwareQuality EducationAGPL-3.0
The MERLOT system provides access to curated online learning and support materials and content creation tools, led by an international community of educators, learners and researchers.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-3.0,CC-BY-NC-ND-3.0 
MET Norway Weather
Open interface to a world weather data produced by MET, dataLife Below WaterCC-BY-4.0,NLOD-1.0 
mHero is a two-way, mobile phone-based communication system that uses basic text messaging, or SMS, to connect ministries of health and health workers.softwareQuality EducationGPL-3.0 
Mifos X is an extended platform for delivering the complete range of financial services needed for an effective financial inclusion solution.softwareSustainable Cities and CommunitiesResponsible Consumption and ProductionMPL-2.0 
MIT OpenCourseWare
Web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content, open and available to the world.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-4.0 
Open source software for creating payment platforms that will help unbanked people access digital financial services.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedApache-2.0
Learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments.softwareGender EqualityGPL-2.0,GPL-3.0 
Modular Open Source Identity Plaform
The Modular Open Source Identity Platform (MOSIP) helps Governments and other user organizations implement a digital, foundational identity system in a cost effective way.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedMPL-2.0
Mobile Technology for Community Health
A modular, extensible open source software project originally designed for mobile health (mHealth), which can also be used outside of the health domain.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedBSD-3-Clause
Tool for enumeration, targeting and monitoring of Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) for malaria interventions.softwareQuality EducationApache-2.0
mUzima is a mobile extension to the widely deployed OpenMRS electronic record system. This improves the reach of clinical care beyond tethered and connected settings.softwareQuality EducationSustainable Cities and CommunitiesMPL-2.0
Open Ag Data Alliance
Open data project for small-scale food, data, standardGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityApache-2.0
Open Contract Data Standard
The Open Contracting Data Standard (OCDS) enables disclosure of data and documents at all stages of the contracting process by defining a common data model. It was created to support organizations to increase contracting transparency, and allow deeper analysis of contracting data by a wide range of users.standardPartnerships to achieve the GoalApache-2.0
Open Concept Lab
An open-source, cloud-based toolset for open and collaborative terminology, indicator, and core dataset management and development to accelerate convergence on best practices for data and data dictionary harmonization, information exchange, and reuse of analytics tools and, standardQuality EducationMPL-2.0 
Open Data Kit
Free and open-source software for collecting, managing, and using data in resource-constrained environments.softwareQuality EducationApache-2.0 
OER Africa
OER Africa aims to provide a home for all African Open Education Resources (OER) coursewaredataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
OER Commons
OER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-4.0 
Collect, Analyze and Share Data!softwareQuality EducationGender EqualityGPL-2.0
OpenAerialMap provides a simple open way to host and provide access to imagery for humanitarian response and disaster preparedness.softwareReduced InequalityPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedBSD-3-Clause
Open Community Health System
OpenCHS is a platform that supports field workers, when they provide services to their clients in a field or when they do data collection.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
Open Electronic Laboratory Information System
OpenELIS is a free open-source laboratory information system (LIS) designed to act as a software and business process framework for the robust functioning of public health laboratories.softwareQuality EducationMPL-2.0
An Education Management Information System for the education sector. Its main purpose is to collect, analyze, and report data related to the management of educational activities.softwareGender EqualityGPL-2.0 
Free and open database and web application for farming and gardening knowledge. One might think of it as the Wikipedia for growing plants, though it functions more like a cooking recipes, dataGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityMIT,CC0-1.0
Open Food Facts
Open Food Facts gathers information and data on food products from around the, dataGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityODbL-1.0,CC-BY-SA-3.0,AGPL-3.0 
Open Food Network
Connect suppliers, distributors and consumers to trade local produce.softwareGood Health and Well-beingIndustry, Innovation and InfrastructureReduced InequalityClimate ActionAGPL-3.0
Open Food Source
A web-based open source software system that coordinates and manages local food systems where many producers sell to many customers in an online 24-7 marketplace.softwareGood Health and Well-beingIndustry, Innovation and InfrastructureReduced InequalityClimate ActionGPL-3.0
Open Health Information Mediator
A middleware component designed to ease interoperability between disparate information systems, connecting health systems simply, securely and safely.softwareQuality EducationMPL-2.0
Open Insurance Management Information System
OpenIMIS is open source software that manages social (health) protection schemes. It links beneficiary, provider and payer data.softwareQuality EducationReduced InequalityAGPL-3.0
Free online learning from The Open University. OpenLearn gives you free access to course materials and expert opinion on topical issues.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-SA-4.0 
Open Logistics Management Information System
Cloud-based electronic logistics management information system (LMIS) purpose-built to manage health commodity distribution in low- and middle-income countries.softwareQuality EducationReduced InequalityAGPL-3.0 
Open Medical Record System
Software platform and reference application which enables design of a customized medical records system with no programming knowledge.softwareQuality EducationMPL-2.0 
Open Smart Register Program
Open source mobile health platform that allows frontline health workers to electronically register and track the health of their entire client population.softwareQuality EducationApache-2.0 
Open Stax
Publish high-quality, peer-reviewed, openly licensed college textbooks that are absolutely free online and low cost in print.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
A map of the world, created by people like you and free to use under an open license.dataResponsible Consumption and ProductionODbL-1.0 
British Columbia Open Textbook Collection
A collection of open textbooks that can help improve the learning experience for students while mitigating the financial barriers keeping them from achieving their academic goals.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
Open Textbook Library
Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
Open Up Resources
Open Up Resources is a nonprofit developing the very best core curricula available to districts, provided for free to promote equity in education.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
Tool for collaboratively building interactive lessons.softwareGender EqualityApache-2.0
Pharmadex is a web-based tool that helps streamline and track medicines registration for a national drug regulatory authority.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
PhET Interactive Simulations
Free science and math simulations for teaching STEM topics, including physics, chemistry, biology, and math, from University of Colorado, dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0,GPL-3.0 
PlanWise helps planners and responders in low-resource settings see how they can serve as many people as they can, as cost-effectively as they can.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Pubic Library of Science
A library of open-access journal sand other scientific literature under an open-content license.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
Pollit helps you use the ease of text messaging to conduct surveys reaching your audience at their convenience.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Practical Plants
A collaboratively edited encyclopedia and database of information on plants cultivated with a practical intention.dataPeace and Justice Strong InstitutionsCC-BY-SA-3.0 
An easy-to-use information management platform developed by the humanitarian protection community, now being used widely by social services workforce, humanitarian, and development workers.softwareSustainable Cities and CommunitiesPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
PharmacoVigilance Monitoring System
A web-based application used to monitor the safety of medicines.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
An electronic quantification and early warning system designed to improve procurement processes, ordering, and supply planning for TB treatment.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Open Source platform that allows anyone to build interactive messaging systems using an easy visual interfacesoftwareQuality EducationSustainable Cities and CommunitiesPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
Resource Map
A free, open-source tool that helps you make better decisions by giving you better insight into the location and distribution of your resources.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
RxSolution is an electronic pharmaceutical management system used to manage inventory, purchase and issue stocks, and dispense medication.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Saylor Academy
Saylor Academy is a nonprofit initiative working since 2008 to offer free and open online courses to all who want to learn. We offer nearly 100 full-length courses at the college and professional levels, each of which is available right now -- at your pace, on your schedule, and free of cost.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-3.0 
Scratch is a block-based visual programming language and online community targeted primarily at children.softwareGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-2.0 
Siyavula Open Textbooks
Math and Science Open Textbooks for grades 4 through 12.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-ND-3.0,CC-BY-3.0 
Free and open digital library of Workforce Training MaterialsdataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
Surveillance, Outbreak Response Management and Analysis System
An open source eHealth system - consisting of separate web and mobile apps - that is geared towards optimizing the processes used in monitoring the spread of infectious diseases and responding to outbreak situations.softwareQuality EducationPartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
StoryWeaver is an open source platform by Pratham Books for multilingual children’s stories. It addresses all the issues around the lack of content by using an open access framework and technology as force multipliers combined with a platform that supports translation and re-mixing av stories.dataGender EqualityCC-BY-4.0 
An open source survey tool that collects data from populations via mobile phone.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0
Farmer journal to help you manage your farm easily by accessing information you need on-the-go.softwareGood Health and Well-beingReduced InequalityApache-2.0
Platform for spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talksdataGender EqualityCC-BY-NC-ND-4.0 
An emergency check-in application for teams that unites multiple communication channels: SMS, email, desktop, mobile and chat.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedMIT
Free social messaging tool and a real-time information system that allows community participation.softwareSustainable Cities and CommunitiesPartnerships to achieve the GoalAGPL-3.0
An open source web application for information collection, visualization and interactive mapping. It helps you to collect info from: SMS, Twitter, RSS feeds, Email.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedAGPL-3.0
Open source toolkit for voice services; with special focus to the needs of medium- and low-income countries, scalable services, and interacting with vulnerable populations.softwarePartnerships to achieve the GoalundefinedGPL-3.0 
Open platform for automatic pest prediction created by NIBIO, Norwaysoftware, dataGood Health and Well-beingLife Below WaterPeace and Justice Strong InstitutionsAGPL-3.0,NLOD-1.0 
Vota Inteligente
Web platform for citizen participation in which any person or organization can propose initiatives to electoral candidates so that they add them to their electoral commitments.softwareResponsible Consumption and ProductionPartnerships to achieve the GoalGPL-3.0
An online wiki-style community consisting of an extensive database of how-to, dataGender EqualityGPL-2.0,CC-BY-NC-SA-3.0 
A multilingual, web-based, free encyclopedia based on a model of openly editable and viewable content, a, dataGender EqualityCC-BY-SA-3.0