Nonprofits must make careful choices about their digital infrastructure to ensure that it aligns with their mission.
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Civil, a journalism platform built on blockchain technology and funded by cryptocurrency, aims to protect reporters while restoring public trust in the fourth estate.
Girls Coding, a free after-school and weekend program run by Pearls Africa Foundation, seeks to create a pathway out of poverty and bring its students into Nigeria’s male-dominated technology sector.
Financial technology has the potential to help lift millions out of poverty. But are we adequately assessing its risks?
Four steps civil society organizations and their funders can take to begin addressing digital risk.
The Anti-Defamation League’s Brittan Heller discusses her work tracking cyber-hate, and her partnership with tech companies and law enforcement agencies to reduce bigotry and promote justice and fair treatment in online environments.
Planet Inc.’s Andrew Zolli explains how big data paired with big indicators will help us predict and respond to global crises.
How private data sources, when leveraged responsibly and collaboratively, can provide insights for addressing the challenges and opportunities of migration.
Stanford’s Lucy Bernholz moderates a discussion on how social sector organizations can utilize the power of data while integrating critical concerns of security, transparency, and responsible governance into their culture.
Blockchain technology will not solve all government problems, but it can help curb corruption and instill trust in government.
AI4ALL’s summer programs for high schoolers aim to increase diversity in the growing field of artificial intelligence.
Proposals for grants can offer a wealth of ideas and information to the nonprofit community, if foundations take the right steps.
The former chief innovation officer at USAID outlines a way for social sector organizations and funders to build innovation into their DNA.
How philanthropy can help people navigate the future of work.
How the social sector can lead the way to ethical and responsible data use.