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Save, a New Open-Source App, Empowers Citizen Reporters

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/FINAL-Digital-Impact-4Q4-Natalie-Cadranel-November-2019.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Natalie Cadranel on the Save App for Citizen Reporters SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Natalie Cadranel, Founder and Director of OpenArchive—a free, open so...

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Ensuring Funder Support for Digital Infrastructure

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/4Q4-Al-Shafei_mixdown-FINAL.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Esra’a Al Shafei on Digital Infrastructure SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Esra’a Al Shafei is the founder and executive director of Majal.org, a network of digital platforms that amplify under-reported and marginali...

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#GivingTuesday: An Open-Source Philanthropic Movement

Listen to Andrew Means, Asha Curran, Mario Lugay, Micah Sifry, and Lucy Bernholz discuss #GivingTuesday, civic tech, digital data, and current and emerging trends in philanthropy. Markets for Good partnered with the Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact at 92Y to host a virtual roundtable discussion examining #GivingTuesday as…

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The Future of Digital Civil Society Depends on Basic Infrastructure

Historically, civil society organizations have found creative ways to overcome obstacles and work with limited resources in order to address key issues and serve their stakeholders. But in repressive countries, challenges are compounded by routine censorship and surveillance, making it difficult for CSOs to reach their beneficiaries safely and effectively.…

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Harry Potter at the Crossroads: We Need New Open Systems

THIS POST IS AN EXCERPT FROM BLUEPRINT 2020. Harry Potter fans know that Platform 9 3/4 at King’s Cross Station is where you go to be transported from the regular world to the wizarding world. I’m a bit old to be making such literary references, but the train platform is…

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