Riding the tiger of technological change
How can support organizations help philanthropy and civil society to accentuate the positive elements of technological developments -- such as introducing new ways to address environmental challenges, and offset the negative ones -- such as enabling organizations to harvest vast amounts of data in order to influence elections? Learn more in this Alliance Special Feature (part of the Alliance + IssueLab Special Collection).
Explore research on the use of information and communications technologies (ICT) produced by social setor organizations. Topics include the social and economic impact of technology and its uses, big data, social media, distance learning, mobile devices, the internet, and more.
RESEARCH RELATED FUNDING
This trend line represents foundation funding for research & publication in this specific issue area. Data are from grants awarded by the FC 1000, a national sample of 1,000 of the largest grantmakers by total giving.
% OF TOTAL FUNDING (2013)
Graph represents all funding for this issue area; the highlighted arc represents the proportion awarded explicitly for research and publication.
TITLES RECENTLY PUBLISHED
Sep 14, 2023
Publisher(s): Open Environmental Data Project (OEDP)
Sep 1, 2023
Publisher(s): Philanthropy Europe Association (Philea)
Jul 28, 2023
Publisher(s): Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG)
Jun 20, 2023
Publisher(s): Cato Institute
Jun 1, 2023
Jun 1, 2023
May 3, 2023
Publisher(s): New America
Apr 25, 2023
Publisher(s): Brookings Institution
TITLES FROM THE ARCHIVES
Feb 1, 2004
Publisher(s): Women Employed Institute
Oct 1, 2006
Publisher(s): Network for Good
Jan 1, 2007
Publisher(s): Aspen Institute
Jan 1, 2005
Publisher(s): Phillips Community Television