E-Democracy builds online public space in the heart of real democracy and community. Our mission is to harness the power of online tools to support participation in public life, strengthen communities, and build democracy.
As government and community participation moves online, now is the crucial time to design inclusive “civic technology” to raise underrepresented voices. When using civic technology with all communities, particularly lower income communities and marginalized groups, the outcomes need to matter.
Overview of “civic hacking” (aka software development, design, use of government data).
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