Monthly Archives: March 2015

19 03, 2015

Knight News Challenge: Entries Related to Voter Information and Policy Making

By | March 19th, 2015|Journalism and Media|0 Comments

Update 2015/03/19: Adding more proposals as the become available. Lots of interesting proposals flooding in as part of the latest Knight News Challenge on Elections (see our coverage here) as the deadline looms (5pm Eastern today). Here are a few noteworthy examples related to providing better voter information, encouraging civic discourse, policy making and more [...]

12 03, 2015

Arizona State University to Host “By the People” Conference

By | March 12th, 2015|Events|1 Comment

Arizona State University just announced they will be hosting a conference on "participatory democracy, civic engagement and citizenship education", aptly titled "By the People". From the conference website: [...] The event will be designed to share research findings, engage in provocative and meaningful discussions, learn from accomplishments and failures, and be inspired by innovative approaches, [...]

6 03, 2015

Feedback Labs Launches Toolkit

By | March 6th, 2015|Radar|0 Comments

Earlier today, Feedback Labs announced the official launch of their toolkit, a curated collection of examples, guides, and tools related to new forms of technology-supported stakeholder engagement in the area of international aid, philanthropy, and government services. According to the email, the toolkit "represents our first step toward aggregating our community's knowledge around closing feedback [...]