By Peter Sayer
Jan. 6, 2017
Number nine on the wish list is the promotion of open government through transparency, participation, and collaboration. For the OST, this isn't about discussing or dictating policy on Twitter, but rather about continuation of U.S. membership of the 70-nation Open Government Partnership, which works to enhance public access to information and give it a more active voice in government.
Last but not least, the OST wants Trump to continue international cooperation in the field of science and technology, including with Muslim-majority countries.