OPEN REPAIR ALLIANCE

Promoting International Repair Day and the Open Repair Data Standard

Why Open Repair?

New products launched on the market are increasingly difficult to repair, and often unsupported by manufacturers. Together, we will change the way products are made, supported and taken care of when they need a repair.

Citizen Action

We share a passion for citizen-driven action, made clear by continuous growth of community pop-up repair activities across the world.

The Open Repair Data Standard

As part of the work of the Open Repair Alliance, we are building an open standard for the collection and sharing of open data on electronics repair. The goal of a standard is to make it easy to collect and share open data on electronics repair between many different groups.

How Open Repair works

Community

Our organisations are actively involved in community repair worldwide.

Data

We are building ways to collect and share data on the repairs that we do.

Stories

We can tell the stories that matter - on citizen frustration and the importance of repair.

Advocacy

Together, we can make a strong case to manufacturers, designers and policy-makers.

Contact Us

If you would like to discuss our work and join the Alliance, please get in touch.
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Latest News

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Celebrating the first European vote for more repairable products

We recently called attention to the current voting season at the European level that...

Crucial opportunity for more repairable products

There’s an upcoming vote at the European level that can have global implicatio...

International Repair Day grows massively in second year

The second annual International Repair Day grew massively from the first, growing from 65 ev...

Celebrate #RepairDay on 20 October 2018

International Repair Day is on Saturday 20 October! How are you planning to celebrate it? Ge...