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Although not always explicitly civic tech, these categories are directly adjacent, like tech for other shared, public challenges, or foundational layers that must be present for civic tech to succeed in its goals.

#Neveragain colleges

The intersection of the #NeverAgain movement and college admissions.

Artificial Intelligence for Disaster Response

Wish you had a better way to make sense of Twitter during disasters than this? Type in a keyword like #ChileEarthquake in Twitter's search box above and you'll see more tweets than you can possibly read in a day let alone keep up with for more than a few minutes. Wish there way were an easy, free and open…

Beautiful Trouble

Beautiful Trouble exists to make nonviolent revolution irresistible by providing an ever-growing suite of strategic tools and trainings that inspire movements for a more just, healthy, and equitable world.

Blockchange

An initiative to examine whether and how blockchain technologies can be used for social change.

Burocratas YouTube channel

Somos una herramienta de información que busca que los ciudadanos tengan una visión clara y completa de la gestión de los funcionarios públicos en Colombia.

Center for Civic Education

The Center for Civic Education is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational corporation dedicated to promoting an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy in the United States and other countries.

Center for Humane Technology

The Center for Humane Technology is a world-class team of former tech insiders and CEOs who are advancing thoughtful solutions to change the culture, business incentives, design techniques, and organizational structures driving how technology hijacks our brains.

Civic tech immigration coalition listening sessions

The latest “zero-tolerance policy” by the US government of separating and now detaining families who seek asylum in the US has led us to…

Crisis Commons

CrisisCommons seeks to advance and support the use of open data and volunteer technology communities to catalyze innovation in crisis management and global development. CrisisCommons is a global community of volunteers from technology, crisis response organizations, government agencies, and citizens that are working together to build and use technology tools to help respond to disasters…

Data & Society

Data & Society is a research institute focused on the social and cultural issues arising from data-centric technological development.

Data Murals

After finding a strong lack of artistic examples of data presentation, we decided to make some Data Murals of our own!  

Data Privacy Day

An international effort to empower individuals and business to respect privacy, safeguard data and enable trust.

Digital Impact

Digital data hold tremendous promise for creating impact in the social sector, and they also raise new challenges. Digital Impact (formerly Markets for Good) is an initiative of the Digital Civil Society Lab to improve the data infrastructure for social good and help civil society organizations use digital resources safely, ethically and effectively. Digital Impact is made […]

DSU

DSU is the official app of the Department for Emergency Situations, Ministry of Internal Affairs.DSU's aim is to provide citizens with a quick tool for information and reportings about critical situations and disasters which they are witnessing.What do you find inside DSU app: - articles, news and official statements of the Department for Emergency Situations;- information about weather alerts, traffic alerts and natural disasters;- a section for reporting events which you are witnesses (fire, flood, accident i.e.);- a section for informing you about how to act effectively in critical situations and the behaviour you should adopt;- tests for verifying your knowledge.We are excited to provide this useful tool and hope you will enjoy using it.DSU TeamPS: Your feedback is important to us. We welcome and appreciate your opinions, suggestions and rankings.

Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence Fund

Even when we don’t know it, artificial intelligence affects virtually every aspect of our modern lives. Technology and commerce will ensure it will impact every society on earth. Yet, for something so...

Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles

Adoption of self-driving, Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) promises to dramatically reduce the number of traffic accidents, but some inevitable accidents will requi...

Funk Parade

80,000 PEOPLE. U STREET. SATURDAY, MAY 12   Funk Parade is a one-of-a-kind day fair, parade and music festival, celebrating Washington DC's vibrant music and arts, the U Street neighborhood, and the Spirit of Funk that brings us all together.

Generation Citizen

Generation Citizen believes all students have the right to civics education that prepares them to participate in our democracy.

Google Person Finder

Google Person Finder helps people reconnect with friends and loved ones in the aftermath of natural and humanitarian disasters.

Greenpeace Kit Kat

A big 'Thank You!' to the hundreds of thousands of you who supported our two-month Kit Kat campaign by e-mailing Nestlé, calling them, or spreading the campaign message via your Facebook, Twitter and other social media profiles. This morning, Nestlé finally announced a break for the orang-utan - as well as Indonesian rainforests and peatlands - by committing to stop using products that come from rainforest destruction.

Greenpeace McDonald’s

Get Washington DC,Virginia,Maryland and national news. Get the latest/breaking news,featuring national security,science and courts. Read news headlines from the nation and from The Washington Post. Visit www.washingtonpost.com/nation today.

Greenpeace Unfriend Coal

Unfriend Coal. 18,224 likes · 50 talking about this. The Unfriend Coal network is a global coalition of NGO’s and social movements that is pressuring...

Greenpeace Unilever

As the biggest single buyer of palm oil in the world, Unilever has a special responsibility to help clean up the industry that's behind so much forest destruction. Thanks to the staggering public support for our international Dove campaign in April 2008, Unilever has now agreed to play their part in saving the Paradise Forests of South East Asia.

How to vote in every state videos

Democracy only works when we vote. But voter laws are different in every state in America, so the process for registering to vote, checking your registration...

Humanity Road

Humanity Road is a disaster response 501c3 charity specializing in sourcing critical information and resources when disaster strikes.

Humans of the Balkans

What’s this all about? Scroll a bit more – you will see our interactive Map of the Balkan’s below. Just a fancy way for us to collect and display nice photos, interesting stories and inspiring people from the region. We want to hear what you have to say! In fact, everyone is waiting for your […]

Idealware

Helping Nonprofits Make Smart Technology Decisions

Indivisible Action Groups

The resistance is local—welcome! Type in your zip code to find local, independent Indivisible groups in your area that have agreed to organize according to Indivisible’s principles. Come prepared to make plans for action and meet others who are working to resist Trump’s agenda. Register a group

InsideAirbnb

Inside Airbnb is an independent, non-commercial set of tools and data that allows you to explore how Airbnb is being used in cities around the world.

Liquid

Liquid US empowers subject matter experts to weigh in on upcoming legislative votes from City Council to Congress.

Movement Vote

Movement Voter Project provides tools for activists and donors to connect with hundreds of grassroots vote groups across the United States.

Mozilla Foundation

Established in 2003, guided by the Mozilla Manifesto, the Mozilla Foundation believes the Internet is a global public resource that must remain open and accessible to all.

Narrative Initiative

The Narrative Initiative is a training and networking resource for leaders and organizations dedicated to building fairer, more inclusive societies.

Neighborland

Neighborland is a communications platform that empowers organizations to collaborate with their stakeholders in an accessible, participatory, and equitable way.

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PB in Schools

Participatory Budgeting Resource Center YOU can help reinvent democracy! Participatory budgeting (PB) depends on hundreds of people like you who want to rebuild the relationship between government and the people. PB gives you real power over how your taxes are spent. What is PB? Download the PDF The Case for PB Learn More Guides and…

Refugees United

REUNITE's family tracing platform helps refugees and displaced persons search, connect and communicate with their loved ones. Here is how we do it.

Responsible Data community

The RD community is a place for those who use data in social change and advocacy to develop practical approaches to addressing the ethical, legal, social and privacy-related challenges they face.

Tactical Tech

Tactical Tech is a non profit that explores the political and social role of technology in our lives.