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@CivicWhitaker Anthology

Three years of organizing, writing, and documenting in Chicago civic tech at the Smart Chicago Collaborative. By Christopher Whitaker Edited by Daniel X. O'Nei…

0ptimus

Øptimus predicts future consumer and constituent behavior using our proprietary software for data modeling, scientific testing, and audience targeting.

18F

18F builds effective, user-centric digital services focused on the interaction between government and the people and businesses it serves.

A Lever and a Place to Stand: How Civic Tech Can Move the World

This book takes a close look at civic apps and general-purpose tech platforms and services.

A New City O/S: The Power of Open, Collaborative and Distributed Governance

A New City O/S: The Power of Open, Collaborative, and Distributed Governance (Brookings / Ash Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century ) [Stephen Goldsmith, Neil Kleiman, Steve Case] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Proposing an entirely new governance model to unleash innovation throughout local government At a time when trust is dropping precipitously and American government at the national level has fallen into a state of long-term

Abhi Nemani’s Civic Tech course

University of Chicago Computational Analytics and Public Policy

cat-icon The University of Chicago, South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Abierto al publico

In "Abierto al Público" we explore the use of open knowledge through data, code and other media.

cat-icon Inter-American Development Bank, New York Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, USA

Academia de Innovación Política

La Academia de Innovación Política es una plataforma que busca generar espacios de formación virtuales y presenciales para la transferencia y co-construcción de conceptos, prácticas, metodologías y herramientas de gobernanza democrática en los escenarios actuales.

cat-icon Paris, France

Acronym toolkit of digital organizing tools

At Acronym, we’re building a new campaign playbook. We believe the way we communicate has evolved, the electorate is online and when we invest in digital media and organizing strategies to move the needle, we will win more elections + leave behind the infrastructure we need to build lasting political power. At Acronym, we’re building […]

ActionBound

Take people on real-world treasure hunts and guided walks

cat-icon Schillerpromenade 31, 12049 Berlin, Germany

Advocacy Assembly

Advocacy Assembly is the world's only free online training platform for human rights activists, campaigners and journalists, offering multimedia courses on data visualisation, data gathering and analysis, human rights documentation, journalism and media skills.

Aftershot

"The app that takes in tons of data and computes the right time to talk gun safety"

AI for Good Foundation

The AI for Good Foundation engages on a number of fronts in order to continuously serve its core mission.

AI Initiative

The AI Initiative is dedicated to shaping the global policy framework to govern the rise of Artificial Intelligence, addressing holistically short-, mid- and long-term governance challenges.

cat-icon Cambridge, MA, USA

AI Now

The AI Now Institute at New York University is an interdisciplinary research center dedicated to understanding the social implications of artificial intelligence.

An index of nearly 200 technology ethics courses

I started a Google spreadsheet to track links to tech ethics syllabi

Analyst Institute

Collaborating with progressive organizations and Democratic campaigns around the US to measure & increase the impact of their programs.

Apolitical

Discover the most innovative ideas and solutions in government everywhere. Connect with the people behind them.

cat-icon The Conduit, 40 Conduit Street, London W1S 2YQ, England, UK

Apolitical’s Government Innovation Lab Directory

Mapped: The innovation labs transforming government — and how to get in touch

cat-icon London, England

ARTIFICE

"Artifice" describes the end of a relationship between an Apple iPhone and an Amazon Echo.

Aspen Institute principles for smarter regulation in cities

See how local governments are responding to tech solutions to persistent problems #InnovatingRegulation

cat-icon Washington D.C., DC, USA

Asset declarations map

This is an assessment of efficiency and functioning of asset disclosure systems in 18 CEE countries.

cat-icon Europe

Association of Internet Researchers

The Association of Internet Researchers is a member-based, academic association dedicated to the promotion of critical and scholarly Internet research independent from traditional disciplines and existing across academic borders.

Atlas

Learn from your local government officials & staff about the smart, safe, and sustainable solutions working in their communities

cat-icon San Diego, CA, USA

Barcelona Metropolis Dossiers

The new Barcelona Metròpolis wants to be a tool for promoting and stimulating citizen debate on the big questions affecting our future.

cat-icon Barcelona, Spain

Beyond Uptake

Uptake.org leverages Uptake's people, technology and expertise to address the world's most pressing problems.

Blockchange

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

cat-icon 2 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Bomb blast

Experience the power of a nuclear blast in your area

Calling Bullshit course

Each of our lectures will explore one specific facet of bullshit. For each week, a set of required readings are assigned. For some weeks, supplementary readings are also provided for those who wish to delve deeper.

Campaign Bootcamp

Learn how to run powerful campaigns this Autumn! Applications are due 9am on Tuesday 21 August.

Can Civic Tech Save Democracy? by L’Atelier BNP Paribas

L'Atelier BNP Paribas 2017 report on "how technology is renewing civic engagement". (PDF file)

Catalogue of all projects working to solve Misinformation and Disinformation

This article is my attempt to create and maintain a comprehensive list of projects attempting to address the misinformation and disinformation problem in a scalable, systemic fashion. Efforts which…

Center for an Informed Public

To resist strategic misinformation, promote an informed society, and strengthen democratic discourse.

cat-icon The Information School, Mary Gates Hall, Northeast Grant Lane, Seattle, Washington, USA

Center for an Urban Future

Center for an Urban Future is a catalyst for smart and sustainable policies that reduce inequality, increase economic mobility, and grow the economy in NYC.

Centro Latinoamericano de Investigaciones Sobre Internet

Centro de Investigaciones y actividades academicas en torno a entornos digitales

cat-icon Valencia, Carabobo, Venezuela

CharityBase

At the heart of CharityBase is the most comprehensive source of public data on charities in the UK.

cat-icon Newspeak House, Bethnal Green Road, London, UK

Chatham House Commission on Democracy and Technology

Chatham House is establishing a Commission on Democracy and Technology in Europe to help investigate the nexus of technological change and the future of democratic governance.

cat-icon 10 St James's Square, London, UK

Cities of the Future

Each episode explores one idea or innovation that will transform cities.

cat-icon 10 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001, USA

Citizen Engagement Journal

Citizen Engagement tools and services for city governments

Citizen interaction design

in which students are partnered with a local community in Michigan for the purpose of using information and technology to effect change in how citizens interact with and are served by local units of government.

cat-icon Michigan, USA

Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government, by Gavin Newsom

Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government [Gavin Newsom, Lisa Dickey] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. “A fascinating case for a more engaged government, transformed to meet the challenges and possibilities of the twenty-first century.” —President William J. Clinton A rallying cry for revolutionizing democracy in the digital age

CITRIS – Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society

CITRIS (The Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society) and the Banatao Institute create information technology solutions for society’s most pressing challenges.

City Of Tomorrow

It explores how different stakeholders in the Smart City ecosystem can come together to build safer, more efficient and sustainable cities of the future.

cat-icon Amsterdam, Netherlands

CityLab

Through original reporting, sharp analysis, and visual storytelling, CityLab informs and inspires the people who are creating the cities of the future—and those who want to live there.

Civic Commons wiki

The Civic Commons Wiki was a collaborative encyclopedia documenting best-practices and open standards for file formats, APIs, agile development processes, open source software, and supporting policies and licenses in the civic sector.

Civic Discourse

Civic Discourse is a platform that encourages conversation and discourse around policy issues that affect our communities and our nation.

Civic Engagement interdisciplinary program at UChicago

University of Chicago's Office for Civic Engagement is committed to building community relationships.

Civic Hall Digital Learning Center Professional Training Programs

Civic Hall is launching the Digital Learning Center (DLC) to address the nonprofit digital leadership gap by providing professional development classes and workshops aimed specifically at building the digital, data and technology literacy of New York City nonprofit organizations and their leaders.   Nonprofit organizations today rely more heavily on technology than ever before, using […]