Open Roads - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Open Roads


Helping improve road safety conditions through our data stories

Nov 06, 2017 - 1:22 PM

What makes the whole process worthwhile is seeing the impact of all these efforts. For instance, after we presented our data analysis in one forum, local officials and volunteers collaborated to paint pedestrian lanes in a number of school zones.

No movie, no map, no money: Local road financing innovations

Apr 22, 2016 - 2:51 PM

We want to discuss another way to make money Money for local roads in the Philippines

DIRT ROAD. Access to Paradise? Source: Author

#OpenRoads: Elect leaders who aren't corrupt – COA

Apr 12, 2016 - 8:02 PM

It is important to have a regime where the leader is not corrupt and most importantly is perceived not to be corrupt COA chairperson Michael Aguinaldo says

Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

How can citizens take charge of #OpenRoads?

Apr 07, 2016 - 7:54 PM

To help improve the quality of roads in the country citizens should take charge

Rappler Talk: Can you insulate road projects from politics? #OpenRoads

Apr 05, 2016 - 10:17 AM

With barely a month left before the elections will voters choose leaders who listen to the needs of their constituents are transparent and capable of long term planning or those with empty promises?

Arbitrary? Motorcycle riders protest LED light policy

Jan 28, 2016 - 3:42 PM

Vague Land Transportation Office guidelines result in arbitrary apprehensions and double standards in implementation riders say

PH gov't to spend P6.5B to upgrade provincial roads in 2016

Jan 03, 2016 - 9:52 PM

The Philippine government lays out plans to improve roads in 73 provinces

STRATEGIC INVESTMENT. Referred to as the 'missing middle,' the KALSADA program will have a large impact on making provinces, cities, and municipalities more business-friendly and competitive. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

#OpenRoads: Adopt roads that matter to you

Dec 23, 2015 - 6:43 PM

Adopt and help improve roads in the Philippines by tweeting and sharing photos and video of those roads using hashtag OpenRoads

5 iconic roads in the Philippines

Dec 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Going on a road trip? Tweet us your favorite spots along the road with OpenRoads

SCENIC HIGHWAY. Subic-Clark-Tarlac Highway offers a scenic drive. Photo by Henry Famuleras.

#OpenRoads: Share photos of roads that matter to you

Dec 04, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Help improve roads in the Philippines by sharing the status of roads in your area on social media

Rappler Talk: What roads matter to you? #OpenRoads

Dec 03, 2015 - 12:00 PM

What roads are important to you and your community?

#OpenRoads: What roads matter to you?

Nov 30, 2015 - 6:54 PM

Using hashtags OpenRoads and TheLeaderIWant let s talk about roads that are important to you and your community and what it takes to improve the Philippine road network

How open data help build better roads, communities

Sep 26, 2015 - 5:01 PM

What do the 10 000 ongoing road projects nationwide mean? They are about building better futures about bringing people to schools healthcare services jobs

OPEN ROADS. World Bank senior economist Kai Kaiser presents the idea behind the OpenRoads project during the Innovation+Social Good Summit on Saturday, September 26. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler