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Preserved government is digital preservation project dedicated to preserve all digital public records made by governments.
For now it includes following activities:
- government websites archiving
- archiving of official social accounts - Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Livejournal and others
- government open data archiving
- historical data archiving
Why should we do that?
For now human race generates huge amount of information only in digital form. Digital preservation helps as to keep alive most important digital data for future generations.
This project have born from Russian project with same name - http://opengovdata.ru/projects/govarchive/ We collected archives of dozens of nearly-dead government websites of Russian government
All Russia related preservation lists collected at google drive https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B5haFpvgzsyhYW1lOHBiT1hrRG8&usp=sharing
Roadmap => 2Doz
Prioritize ideas from the last 3 paragraphs of http://goo.gl/jGQtPG