Adjacent Fields > Tech for public challenges - (170)

There's a rich ecosystem of related and overlapping fields with civic tech, including those that predate civic tech. People define the field with broader or more narrow scopes in mind, so here we track related work areas.

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OpenPV

OpenPV

Germany (Deutschland)

Currently a solar potential look-up tool for the German state of Bavaria. "We support the roll-out of more photovoltaic roof systems."

FOROS

FOROS

Vilnius, Lithuania

Foros is a forest management and investment platform.

Teplitsa Social Technologies

Teplitsa Social Technologies

str. 1905, 10A, 3rd Floor, 127006, Moscow, p/58

Некоммерческий образовательный проект для гражданских активистов и IT-специалистов

Callisto Vault

Callisto Vault

San Francisco

A suite of tools designed to help survivors navigate barriers and define their own pathways toward healing and justice. Within Callisto Vault, survivors can access two tools: the Matching System and Encrypted Record Form.

Preptrack

Preptrack

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)

Volunteer part-time, full async and remote to contribute to Preptrack, the app that supports PrEP users. PrEP is a medicine that eliminates the risk of HIV when taken correctly.

A2J Author

A2J Author

United States of America (the)

A2J Author aims to improve access to justice for people who represent themselves. The service hosts simplified legal information and resources created by legal professionals.

Investigating digital tool re-use among UK organizations

Investigating digital tool re-use among UK organizations

The Engine Room, Albany Street, London, UK

We’re excited to share that over the next year, we’ll be carrying out a new research initiative looking at how UK charities re-use existing digital tools for service delivery.

SciStarter

SciStarter

Philadelphia

Real science we can do together. Join a #citizenscience project (we feature 2500+).

Presolv360

Presolv360

India (Bhārat)

Presolv360 is an online dispute prevention service that aims to prevent legal disputes and litigation. The Presolv forAll service is available as a free service for underprivileged members of the society.

Lawger

Lawger

Canada

Lawger uses an online bidding system to connect people with lawyers. Once users submit their legal problem, lawyers registered with the programme can bid on the case.

Proterra

Proterra

1815 Rollins Road, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA

Heavy-duty electric vehicle manufacturer delivering clean, quiet transportation for all.

Legal Legends

Legal Legends

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

Legal Legends allows small businesses to purchase legal services at fixed prices on its platform.

Legal Health Check-up

Legal Health Check-up

Halton Community Legal Services, Dorval Drive, Oakville, ON, Canada

Halton Community Legal Services uses a guided process to help people who are living in poverty identify their legal problems and find a solution.

Citizen Science (book)

Citizen Science (book)

Gower Street, London, UK

If you are a professional researcher who wants to learn more about how to get started with designing your citizen science project, this is a good place to start

Outreach Grid

Outreach Grid

Irvine, CA

Collaborate across agencies to combat homelessness at the Point of Work on one unified platform.

WeFugees

WeFugees

Muskauer Str. 24, 10997 Berlin, Berlin, Germany

the first and only Multi-Stakeholder Question & Answer Community for refugee topics

Fine Fixer

Fine Fixer

Australia

Fine Fixer provides a guided process for users who have been fined by local authorities. Based on the case, it guidespeople on how to fix a fine or determine a course of action in case of a fine.

Sauti

Sauti

Nairobi

Sauti is a mobile-based platform allows cross-border traders to access real-time market prices, exchange rates and trade procedures, using a basic phone.

Penda

Penda

Australia

Penda is a mobile application for women who have experienced or are experiencing domestic violence or abuse. Theapp provides legal information and referrals.

Libre AI

Libre AI

Dublin, Ireland

Libre is a small design firm that employs AI to craft products and services for clients. "Our mission is to widely disseminate the benefits of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning and make them accessible to the world."

Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN)

Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN)

621 SW Alder St, Portland, OR 97205, USA

We support organizations by convening the nonprofit community, offering professional credentials and training, and facilitating community skill and resource sharing.

Legal Swipe

Legalswipe educates users about their legal rights through a series of menus and cues.

E-court

E-court

Netherlands (Nederland, Holland)

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

AuroraSaurus

AuroraSaurus

New Mexico

First real-time map of auroral visibility based on user contributions and crowd sourcing.

Oyez

Oyez

565 W Adams St, Chicago, IL 60661, USA

It aims to be a complete and authoritative source for all audio recorded in the Court since the installation of a recording system in October 1955.

Legal Chat

Legal Chat

Australia

Legal Services Commission of South Australia’s Legal Chat service provides live chat support during working hours.

In4Justice

In4Justice

Nigeria

In4Justice is an online dispute resolution service, and provides an alternate dispute resolution mechanism for small claim settlements.

LABIC

LABIC

South America

LABIC are a series of labs aimed at fostering civic innovation in Ibero-America, in order to boost social transformation, democratic governance, and social, cultural and economic development.

Good Call NYC

Good Call NYC

New York City

Good Call NYC provides support during an arrest process. Its 24/7 hotline puts people in touch with lawyers, free of charge.

MetaSUB

MetaSUB

413 E 69th St, New York, NY 10021, USA

Metagenomics & Metadesign of Subways & Urban Biomes

LawyerLinx

LawyerLinx is a legal marketplace where individuals and businesses can find lawyers on demand.

Legistify

Legistify

India (Bhārat)

Legistify is a platform where people in need of legal assistance can find a lawyer.

Blokable

Blokable

Southeast Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA, USA

We partner with market rate and not for profit land developers and service providers to make housing happen. Building at lower cost, higher quality, and in less time, we create real estate equity.

Data Lanterns

Data Lanterns

MIT Media Lab

illuminating local water quality through data performances for collective action

LawRato

LawRato

India (Bhārat)

LawRato is an online platform which allows individuals and businesses to find lawyers and receive free legalinformation online.

Baobab Law

Baobab Law

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

Baobab.law attempts to remove barriers to legal assistance by providing DIY legal solutions in the form of videotutorials. Videos are recorded with professional lawyers, and are available in multiple languages.

Pocket Law

Pocket Law

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

Pocket Law is an offline legal library for students with no internet connection at home, and for courts with limitedinternet connectivity. Additionally, smaller or younger law firms can also subscribe to use this legal library.

Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools

We propose an effort to develop a “Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools”. This will be delivered by an informal group of like-minded organizations coming together around a common purpose.

New Story

New Story

San Francisco

We pioneer solutions to end global homelessness.

Police Case

Police Case

Sierra Leone

Police Case uses popular TV culture to educate the public about legal rights and the justice system.

M-Haki

M-Haki

Kenya

M-Haki allows users to send SMS messages with legal questions, which the organisation’s lawyers and volunteerlawyers answer for a small fee.

The Open Law Platform

The Open Law Platform empowers you to focus on high-value tasks, auto-updates the legal code as laws become effective, and improves how you connect with citizens.

Haki Law App

Haki Law App intends to make knowledge about laws easily accessible. The mobile application provides legalinformation and connects citizens to lawyers.

yAvo

yAvo

The Republic of Moldova (Moldova)

yAvo is a free legal advice service where users can post legal or law related queries on the platform, which are thenanswered by lawyers and legal professionals registered on the site.

Hukoomi

Hukoomi

Qatar (Dawlat Qatar)

Hukoomi is an e-governance application which provides access to a broad range of information, including legal information for business, and information about visa and immigration procesess.

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