Breyten Ernsting

Webdeveloper at Open State Foundation.

Announcing Diplotwoops

Today the Open State Foundation publicly launched Diplotwoops, which screens deleted messages by diplomats and embassies around the world. Diplotwoops is a database of diplomats’ tweets, lost and found.

Diplotwoops is an off-spring of Politwoops that was launched by Open State Foundation in 2010 as a way of following members of parliament and local representatives, there are now 26 other international versions of Politwoops. In 2012 Sunlight Foundation launched the U.S. version of Politwoops.