Tag: technology

Civic tech: digital tools for citizen involvement

“Civic technology, or civic tech for short, is technology that enables engagement, participation or enhances the relationship between the people and government by enhancing citizen communications and public decision, improving government delivery of service, and infrastructure.” – Wikipedia With thanks to WCVA for the shortlist and analysis of functionalities – the table falls off the page on the website so please click through to this spreadsheet to see the details! Most of these are designed specifically with […]

The ‘What matters to me’ app

What matters to me is an application that allows you to easily describe your special needs as well as the things you want other people to take into account. It means to increase accessibility and equality in various everyday situations and encounters – great for wheelchair users, people who have intellectual disabilities or autism or brain injury and more. Take a look at their website for more: http://whatmattersme.com/