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13.04.2018

Open Data Changes Ukrainian Cities

15 workshops on how to work with open data, attended by over 500 officials and CSO’s activists, five data audits which laid the ground for three open data portals and a Good Education web service – these are results of Apps4Cities project that we made together with OPORA Civil Network thanks to the support of National […]

22.02.2018

Civic Tech in Practice – Problems and Solutions by Caravan Studios

If you are interested in technology for social change, and want to learn examples of solutions that really work,  join an inspiring meeting with Marnie Webb – the CEO of Caravan Studios, a division of TechSoup, organised by TechSoup Europe and Code for Poland. Tuesday, February 27, 19.00, Bracka 25, Warsaw. Caravan Studios build apps […]

09.10.2017

Mobile App for Everyone Working With Information

TechSoup Europe’s partner from Ukraine – GURT Resource Centre developed a free mobile app GURT.Media. It is a convenient working tool for civil journalists and activists working in the information domain. The GURT.Media mobile app gives journalists and activists tips on writing journalistic articles and preparing audio content and presentations, which allows increased visibility.   […]

01.09.2017

Spain: App Checks the Accessibility of Tourism Resources for People with Disabilities

TechSoup’s Spanish partner ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad has launched a new web app called “Turismo Accesible en Andalucía”. It allows tourists to check the accessibility of tourism resources in Andalusia. Each resource has a description, photographs, contact details and accessibility assessment by category: Access to Resource, Indoor Mobility, Public Toilets, General Information, Spaces, and Services. […]

29.05.2017

Microsoft Czech Republic NGO Awards Announces Winners

Earlier this year, TechSoup Česká Republika joined Economia, Nadace Neziskovky.cz, Czech Radio, Alza.cz and Microsoft in the Czech Republic to hold the second round of the Microsoft NGO Awards competition to recognize the best and most inspiring stories about the use of Microsoft technologies by NGOs.   This time 16 applications were received, and choosing only […]

21.02.2017

Ministry of Data Challenge Winners – Youth Code for Public Good

On Sunday, February 18, we met the winners of the Ministry of Data international open data challenge co-organised by TechSoup and GONG. Ten youth teams from four Balkans countries used open data to build apps to improve the lives of citizens and to make local government more transparent. The five winning teams received a total […]

18.02.2017

Ministry of Data Bootcamp

On 18-19 February TechSoup Europe team is in Zagreb, Croatia on the bootcamp for the finalists of Ministry of Data challenge. It is an open data challenge for Western Balkans. 10 teams got to the final and since few months have been working on apps which will transform their cities, improve governance, effectiveness and public participation at […]

 
 

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