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This page curates everything from open government data to visualization tools to data standards to algorithmic implementation. The only common thread is that all these data and data products share a commitment to civic interests.

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Joining the Dots

"Joining the Dots with PEPs" makes available to the public information on public officials’ Financial Declarations, government procurement and contracting, and contracts and tenders of companies in the extractive sector, with the aim of identifying possible conflicts of interest, corruption or misuse of public office.

Data Science for Social Good (Portugal)

Ajudamos organizações sem fins lucrativos, não governamentais e governamentais a aproveitar o poder dos seus dados, para melhorar o seu impacto na comunidade.

A Fourth Wave of Open Data? Exploring the Spectrum of Scenarios for Open Data and Generative AI

Our report, “A Fourth Wave of Open Data? Exploring the Spectrum of Scenarios for Open Data and Generative AI,” (May 2024) provides a new framework and recommendations to support open data providers and other interested parties in making open data “ready” for generative AI.

Voteview

Voteview

Los Angeles, CA

Voteview allows users to view every congressional roll call vote in American history on a map of the United States and on a liberal-conservative ideological map including information about the ideological positions of voting Senators and Representatives.

Impala

Impala

Brooklyn, NY

By connecting nonprofits and funders in one place, Impala equips you with the data, insights and relationships you need to succeed.

Common Crawl

Common Crawl maintains a free, open repository of web crawl data that can be used by anyone.

mxDistritos

mxDistritos

Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico

The repository contains maps of Mexican districts used to elect representatives to various offices and code for data systematization and analysis

RunningMate

Civitech’s campaign management platform, RunningMate, is the affordable solution for campaigns of all sizes and budgets.

Public Information Records (PIR)

Civitech’s proprietary data set features nearly 30 million records of unregistered potential voters.

FCA Digital Sandbox

The Digital Sandbox offers General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliant datasets in a secure environment, mentorship from industry experts and access to the FinTech Community to help enable experimentation and scaling for proof of concepts.

Riding Forward: Overhauling Citi Bike’s Contract for Better, More Equitable Service

This report reviews Citi Bike’s performance to-date and recommends a comprehensive contract overhaul to ensure more reliable and equitable service, with a strategic mix of performance standards, attention to equitable service, and incentives to enable Citi Bike to thrive as a key element of the transportation network – whether under Lyft or a new operator.

Spatial Equity NYC

Spatial Equity NYC

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Spatial Equity NYC (SE), a tool developed by MIT’s Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism (LCAU) in close collaboration with New York City-based nonprofit Transportation Alternatives (TA), visualizes mobility, environment, and health data.

NYC Funds Tracker

FPWA’s NYC Funds Tracker monitors New York City’s revenue and the flow to budget expenditures.

Recidiviz

We are a non-profit that partners with state criminal justice agencies to advance their use of data and reduce incarceration.

Planning for Informality

Planning for Informality

South Africa (South Africa, Afrika-Borwa, Suid-Afrika)

What is your city doing to upgrade informal settlements?

CivicSearch

CivicSearch is a search and discovery tool for everything that is said in local government meetings, texts, and laws. It covers 547 cities and towns in the US and Canada.

Climate Data Joint Learning Network

Climate Data Joint Learning Network

United Nations Foundation

The Climate Data JLN will surface key data governance innovations that will enable climate-relevant data to be more accessible and useful for frontline governments and communities.

Mobility Data Specification (MDS)

Mobility Data Specification (MDS)

United States of America (the)

MDS standardizes communication and data-sharing between cities and private mobility providers, such as e-scooter and bike-share companies.

PoliDashboard

An app for tracking political advertisements on Meta-owned advertising platforms such as Facebook and Instagram.

FedGeoDay

FedGeoDay

Washington, DC

FedGeoDay is THE event devoted to "open geospatial ecosystems" (open source software, open/collaborative mapping, open science challenges, and open engagements) that are used to initiate and grow capabilities across the U.S. federal government. 

Hurricane Mapping (Sea Island Software)

We are Sea Island Software, Inc., a company specializing in hurricane threat assessment. HurricaneMapping.com is our storm tracking service for Google Earth and ESRI's ArcGIS.

Prototype Open Knowledge Network (Proto-OKN)

Supports the creation of a prototype Open Knowledge Network — an essential public-data infrastructure to power the next information revolution.

OpenLitterMap

OpenLitterMap

Cork, Ireland

Help us create the world's most advanced open database on litter, brands & plastic pollution.

The State of Open Humanitarian Data 2024

A ten-year anniversary retrospective on the Humanitarian Data Exchange, which was accessed by 1.4 million people in 230 countries to download 2.7 million open humanitarian datasets in 2023.

EU Transparency Centre Reports Archive

Tech company signatories of the voluntary EU Code of Practice on Disinformation report relevant data on disinformation on their platforms

Zenodo

Zenodo

Europe

The OpenAIRE project, in the vanguard of the open access and open data movements in Europe was commissioned by the EC to support their nascent Open Data policy by providing a catch-all repository for European Commission funded research.

SHARE LAB

SHARE LAB

Serbia (Srbija)

Research & Data Investigation Lab - Where indie data punk, meets media theory pop to investigate digital rights blues

SHARE MONITORING

SHARE MONITORING

Serbia (Srbija)

Monitoring digital rights violations and online violations in Serbia.

Reliabl

We help platforms transition to community-driven data management.

Local Intelligence Hub

Local Intelligence Hub

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

Your starting point for data about local MPs, constituencies, public opinion and the climate and nature movement.

Civic Infrastructure Scan

To build the foundations of democracy with intention, as Jill Blair and Malka Kopell suggest, there is a need to survey the types of civic infrastructure in place and how these building blocks fit together in order to appreciate where the cracks and crevices are that need strengthening.

The Planning London Datahub

The Planning DataHub is a collaborative project between all of the Planning Authorities in London to build a single open data set of development proposals in the planning process to enable monitoring of how our City is changing and develop a shared understanding of the data.

Fiscalía Abierta

Parte del programa Justicia Abierta, este es un proyecto integral de apertura institucional, que comprende un software web que permite a las fiscalías sistematizar las solicitudes de acceso a la información condensando datos procesales, de uso

Anonimometro

Algorithmic tool by the Italian government to fight tax evasion by cross-checking self-reported income with assets and other databases in a privacy-protecting approach

Postcode => Westminster constituency converter

Postcode => Westminster constituency converter

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

Enter a UK postcode and this tool returns the constituency it belongs to

Every Election

Every Election

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

UK elections database with every district council level election and above

Prolific

Prolific

London

Easily find vetted research participants and AI taskers at scale

Open Data Maturity Scale

Learn about different possible open data interventions, based on level of feasibility and impact

Data and Public Services Toolkit

The Data and Public Services Toolkit aims to help public authorities make better use of data. It addresses challenges such as: how to make a business case for data use; how to use data ethically and fairly; and how to identify and utilise relevant datasets.

Open Council Data

Open Council Data

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

All UK councillors 2016-2023 + by-election info

Innovatiana

Innovatiana

Paris, France

Innovatiana is an Impact Tech startup specialized in Data Labeling for AI.

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