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Digital Impact helps the social sector use digital resources safely, ethically and effectively for maximum impact.

Digital Impact helps the social sector use digital resources safely, ethically and effectively for maximum impact.

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United States

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Digital Impact helps the social sector use digital resources safely, ethically and effectively for maximum impact.

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English


Episodes

Internet Sleuthing 2.0: Standards for Digital Open Source Investigations

12/21/2020
Author and human rights advocate Alexa Koenig explains how the Berkeley Protocol will empower the next generation of human rights defenders. The post Internet Sleuthing 2.0: Standards for Digital Open Source Investigations appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:22:23

A New Approach to Solving the Paradox of Platform Neutrality

11/20/2020
Two architects of Ethos, a new suite of tools from GlobalGiving, explain how empathy can help to address the paradox of platform neutrality. The post A New Approach to Solving the Paradox of Platform Neutrality appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:17:43

Investing in Digital Infrastructure: A Roadmap for Funders

11/13/2020
A guide from TAG, NetHope, NTEN, and TechSoup looks at how funders can invest in three core elements of digital infrastructure. The post Investing in Digital Infrastructure: A Roadmap for Funders appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:20:49

Rethinking Civic Space in an Age of Intersectional Crises

10/30/2020
Authors of a report on the closing of civic space are calling on funders to realize their potential through collaborative and targeted interventions. The post Rethinking Civic Space in an Age of Intersectional Crises appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:25:18

Can a Machine Learn Inclusivity? That Depends on the Teacher

9/30/2020
The 4Q4 podcast returns with an introspective look at machine learning with a researcher who is helping to counteract bias. The post Can a Machine Learn Inclusivity? That Depends on the Teacher appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:14:46

GDPR Compliance and Closing Civic Space

4/15/2020
A new report looks at how the GDPR can be used against social sector organizations and what they should do to prepare. The post GDPR Compliance and Closing Civic Space appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:22:54

Location Privacy: How Protected Are We?

2/11/2020
Public Lab is developing a set of tools based on "location blurring," a new system that would mitigate the abuse of big tech surveillance. The post Location Privacy: How Protected Are We? appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:13:35

Upholding Transparency in the Age of Misinformation

2/1/2020
Rachel Smith of GlobalGiving is calling on the social sector to help with a new set of standards that will address today’s ethical challenges. The post Upholding Transparency in the Age of Misinformation appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:17:06

Can Data Make Bad Housing Practice a Thing of the Past?

1/21/2020
Digital Impact grantee JustFix.nyc is leading a data coalition whose aim is to further housing justice in New York City and beyond. The post Can Data Make Bad Housing Practice a Thing of the Past? appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:16:13

Crowdfunding a Space for Civic Engagement

12/20/2019
GivingTuesday's Asha Curran explains how the movement has inspired a new generation of donors. The post Crowdfunding a Space for Civic Engagement appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:11:32

What Does It Take to Be a Data Champion?

12/6/2019
Rachel Rank of UK-based 360Giving introduces a new kind of "data expedition" for professionals looking to connect with their work and each other. The post What Does It Take to Be a Data Champion? appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:15:27

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

11/22/2019
A new open-source app from OpenArchive is designed to give citizen reports more agency over their mobile media. The post Save, a New Open-Source App, Empowers Citizen Reporters appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:15:31

Data Is Going Local, Thanks to Human-Centered Design

11/8/2019
Data advocate Heather Leson explains how local communities will help bring IFRC's Data Playbook to life. The post Data Is Going Local, Thanks to Human-Centered Design appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:13:30

Breaking With Funding Tradition Can Offer Benefits Beyond the Obvious

10/4/2019
Helen Turvey of Shuttleworth Foundation sheds light on the disconnect between funders and the communities they serve. The post Breaking With Funding Tradition Can Offer Benefits Beyond the Obvious appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:14:03

Data Incidents: Design With Responsibility in Mind

9/6/2019
Stuart Campo and Jos Berens of UNOCHA explain how organizations can manage effectively when data goes wrong. The post Data Incidents: Design With Responsibility in Mind appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:12:09

When Choosing Digital Tools, Consider Context

8/5/2019
Laura Guzman of The Engine Room reveals the most important factor in choosing the right digital tools for your organization. The post When Choosing Digital Tools, Consider Context appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:12:39

Ensuring Funder Support for Digital Infrastructure

7/5/2019
Bahrain-based Esra'a Al Shafei has gone to great lengths to preserve the basic infrastructure that would keep digital civil society secure. Are funders listening? The post Ensuring Funder Support for Digital Infrastructure appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:06:48

GDPR One Year Later, Part 3

6/27/2019
Data experts predict the future of practice, legislation, and advocacy as the EU data regulation hits home. The post GDPR One Year Later, Part 3 appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:11:57

GDPR One Year Later, Part 2

6/21/2019
Philanthropy data experts connect current practices to challenges brought about by the EU data regulation. The post GDPR One Year Later, Part 2 appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:09:31

GDPR One Year Later, Part 1

6/19/2019
Digital Impact's Heather Noelle Robinson and Chris Delatorre call on data experts to reflect on the first 12 months of the EU data regulation. The post GDPR One Year Later, Part 1 appeared first on Digital Impact.

Duration:00:08:54