oeGov Foundation Ontologies on the way to becoming International
The foundation for oeGOV is currently undergoing some re-factoring to insert a layer for the U.S.
Core concepts of ‘democracy‘ will be in the ‘gov‘ namespace and specialization for the U.S. is in the ‘usgov‘ namespace.
The TopBraid Composer figure below illustrates how this works for the concept of a ‘Government‘:
Note that the territory property is using the W3C Countries Ontology, a dependency that will have to be documented on the Ontologies Page.