Civic Tech in Nederland


Intro text about civic tech in the Netherlands

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Waag operates at the intersection of science, technology and the arts. Our work focuses on emergent technologies as instruments of social change, and is guided by the values of fairness, openness and inclusivity.

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Europol Trace an Object

The most innocent clues can sometimes help crack a case. The objects are all taken from the background of an image with sexually explicit material involving minors. For all images below, every other investigative avenue has already been examined. Therefore we are requesting your assistance in identifying the origin of some of these objects. We are convinced that more eyes will lead to more leads and will ultimately help to save these children.

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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.

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A strategy for urban data

(PDF) How to develop collaborative data projects – for citizens, urban innovators, researchers and policy makers

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Probleemgedreven innovatie voor overheden (enzo). Bedenkers van de Fixxx methode voor snelle innovatie die werkt!

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RNW Media

RNW Media is a centre of expertise that builds digital communities for social change.

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Gebruiker Central

De overheidsbrede kenniscommunity Gebruiker Centraal wil een servicegerichte en gebruiksvriendelijke (digitale) overheid. Via evenementen leren we van elkaars ervaringen en doen we ideeën op. Met instrumenten delen we die kennis.

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Code for NL

The Code for NL Foundation is the Dutch network of developers and designers who work together on an open and honest digital government and society.

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Uitelkaar helps couples organise their separation or divorce procedure online. The website offers step-by-step consultation and complete guidance at a fixed price.

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Rechtwijzer is an online dispute resolution site. It provides legal remedies and online tools to help parties settledisputes without a lawyer.

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Gebied Online

De leukste buurt maak je samen, op een buurtplatform van gebiedonline.

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E-Court specialises in private and civil online dispute resolution. It aims to provide administrative justice at low costs.

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Foundation for Public Code

We help Open Source projects for cities become successful, build sustainable communities around them and create a thriving public Open Source ecosystem.

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Deze tool brengt alle onderwijs- en onderzoeksprojecten van de HvA in kaart en is een startpunt voor onderlinge samenwerking. Kijk, ontdek, deel en doe mee met HvA in de Stad!

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The CLARITY project brings together stakeholder networks across Europe into an engaged and mobilised community that supports innovation in open eGovernment applications.

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Johan GroenenCurated by Johan Groenen

Johan Groenen is a digital product strategist at the City of Amsterdam. He specializes in strategy for and coaching of human centered design, agile development, and rapid implementation, creating digital products and services for new business, innovation and digital transformation, based on open source web technology and service oriented architecture.

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