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Flipping Our Algorithmic Assumptions

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I’ve had countless conversations with well-intended people from a number of social sectors and academic disciplines who are working on digital innovations that they firmly believe can be used to address shared social challenges. Some of these approaches — such as ways …

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Toronto, Civic Data, and Trust

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Earlier this year, Sean Martin McDonald, a former Non-Resident Fellow at the Digital Civil Society Lab, proposed the Data Review Board as a way forward for digital data governance, a model he described as an “independent, fiduciary governance of third-party …

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2018 Digital Impact Grants Cohort Selected

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Digital Impact has awarded nearly $200,000 in grants to five social sector organizations working to advance the safe, ethical, and effective use of digital resources for social good. The selected grantees represent the third cohort in the Digital Impact Grants …