The Civic Tech Innovation Network and International Civil Society Centre have partnered for a digital dialogue on ‘Building Inclusive Communities’. This session, moderated by malebo sephodi, unpacked the role of #DigitalInnovations in facilitating #inclusivity and #diversity within civic tech. In exploring this, the session posed these questions among others; how do we amplify underrepresented voices in civic tech? Is building an inclusive civic tech community merely about highlighting digital innovations or leveraging the same digital innovations to intentionally highlight and amplify diverse voices within the space? How do we make sure this happens?
Video: Financing your civic tech or media platform
Videos / 31 Jan 2022 17 May 2022
During this conversation, we discuss funding strategies for civic tech and media innovation, and how organisations seeking funding or support from contemporary funders can better…
How can international CSOs help – or hinder – grassroots tech innovation?
Videos / 27 May 2022 27 May 2022
The global reach of international civil society organisations (ICSOs) allows these organisations to develop, scale-out and tailor innovative approaches and novel use of technology across…