Publishing your data

This section explains how to create your files and ways of publishing them. It includes guides on how to check and improve your data before and after it is published.

Publishing checklist

Publishing to IATI can be broken into three main steps: (1) register as a publisher, (2) create your datafiles, (3) publish their details to the IATI Registry. Once you’ve published your data for the first time you can visualise it in a user-friendly way and work on improving your data quality.

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Creating files

This section explains how to create your IATI XML data files, including how to check them before and after publication, what tools are available to help you, and how to correct and update the files.

Publishing your files

There are a number of ways to publish to IATI, and how you do it depends on what best suits your organisation and how you’ve created your data files. This section explains the different options, from manual uploading to automated, API-driven publishing.

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Data Quality

Your data must be of high enough quality to meet the needs of IATI data users.