M.Sc. Mara Mendes
Mrs. Mendes holds a Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences and Media Studies at the University of Siegen, a Master's Degree in Media, Communication, and Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is now a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science at the University of Münster, working on Open Data in the Health sector.
Mara has a background in working, campaigning, and researching transparency, open data, open government, and public procurement. She is an expert in assessing the presence and quality of public data in different areas of public administration, having participated in relevant studies on the subject. Organizations she has worked for include the Open Knowledge Foundation Germany, Transparency International, and various universities. Personal Website