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Projects providing innovative solutions, software, or just additional resources to enhance the efficiency, accessibility, and effectiveness of public services, without being directly managed or implemented by governmental entities. This list is intended for projects supporting specific public sector initiatives, rather than more abstract concepts.

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Samara Centre for Democracy

Humans of the House has received national media coverage and has been the #1 show in the Government category for several weeks on Apple Podcasts where it has also been featured as a New & Noteworthy Special Series. Humans of the House has also been a Best Podcast This Week and a top Government show on Amazon Music. The Samara Centre for Democracy was proud to receive a Silver Canadian Online Publishing Award in the Consumer category for Humans of the House.

SAMbot

Online abuse is a barrier to civic engagement and active participation in our democracy. It can disrupt political conversations and even prevent people from entering politics. Our SAMbot project measures abusive content that candidates and political parties receive online during Canadian elections. We do this to illuminate the realities of abuse on the digital campaign trail and the barriers to civic engagement created by technology’s influence on our democratic culture.

Recidiviz

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

Institute for Security and Technology

Institute for Security and Technology

United States of America (the)

We design and advance solutions to the world's toughest emerging security threats

Digital Service Network

Digital Service Network

Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Documenting methodologies of digital service teams in state, local, tribal, and territorial government.

Skills Wiki for New Government Hires

Skills Wiki for New Government Hires

Aspen Institute, North 3rd Street, Aspen, CO, USA

A comprehensive set of resources to help new techies in government hit the ground running on day one.

European Citizen Action Service

The European Citizen Action Service (ECAS) is an international, Brussels-based non-profit organisation with a pan-European membership and more than 30 years of experience.

CitizenFirst by Institute for Citizen-Centred Service

Research, training, support and awards to promote citizen-centred public sector service to Canadians

Hâck The Hague

Hâck The Hague

The Hague, Netherlands

The municipality has been organising the Hâck The Hague hacking competition since 2017. During Hâck The Hague ethical hackers try to penetrate the municipality's computer systems. This is how they test the digital security of The Hague.

ACT NOW

ACT NOW is an international programme run by The Innovation in Politics Institute, which supports local politicians in tackling the current challenges they face, such as migration flows, the climate crisis, and increasing social division resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Community Solutions Network

Community Solutions Network

Montreal, QC, Canada

Our experienced and diverse team of advisors supports municipalities and organizations of all sizes across Canada on a range of data and tech issues. We work alongside our partners’ teams to assess their needs, define problems, mobilize research and knowledge, design solutions and support their implementation. Contact Us

Town+Gown

Town+Gown

New York City

Created in 2009-2010, Town+Gown is a city-wide university-community partnership program, resident at the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC), that brings academics and practitioners together to create actionable knowledge in the built environment.

Parliamentary Network Africa

Parliamentary Network Africa

GE185-7537 BOHYE ROAD (ECOWAS HIGHWAY), NEW ASHONGMAN ESTATE, ACCRA GHANA

Parliamentary Network Africa (PNAfrica) is a convenor and connector of civil society parliamentary monitoring organizations and journalists towards promoting Open Parliaments across Africa.

Safety Net Innovation Lab

Over the next seven years, building on the work we’ve already done to reimagine safety net services, we will partner with 15 states to reach 13 million people and unlock $30 billion in benefits in the areas of food assistance, health care, and other basic needs through our new Safety Net Innovation Lab.

U.S. Alliance for Election Excellence

The Alliance is a nonpartisan collaborative that is bringing together election officials, designers, technologists, and other experts to help local election departments improve operations, develop a set of shared standards and values, and obtain access to best-in-class resources to run successful elections.

Eligibee

Eligibee

Berkeley

Eligibee is a free nonprofit tool that helps you find and apply for government assistance, making it easier to get the food, healthcare, and income supports you need today.

New America's work supporting the 2020 US Census

New America's work supporting the 2020 US Census

New America, 15th Street Northwest, Washington, DC, USA

A series of projects, events, and resources in support of the 2020 US Census

Etsy Craft Entrepreneurship workshops with cities

We partner with organizations that seek to empower lower income individuals through creative and interactive programming. Organizations can offer our

Code California

Code California is an open collaboration between agencies, industry technology partners and civic technologists working to code a more innovative, collaborative and effective government that best serves the people of California.

Partnership for the City of New York

Partnership for the City of New York

One Battery Park Plaza, New York, NY 10004, USA

private sector tech guidance for the City

Peacetech Scalerator

PeaceTech Lab works to reduce violent conflict using technology, media, and data to accelerate and scale peacebuilding efforts

The Opportunity Project

The Opportunity Project

United States of America (the)

The Opportunity Project helps teams use federal open data to build solutions to our nation’s toughest challenges.

GovITHub

GovITHub

Romania

Programul guvernamental care ii aduce laolalta pe cei care cred intr-un viitor digital pentru Romania

U.S. Digital Response

U.S. Digital Response

United States of America (the)

We place experienced, pro-bono technologists to work with government and organizations responding to crisis, to quickly deliver critical services and infrastructure that support the needs of the public. We’re non-partisan, fast, and free.

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