in the lab

How digital technologies can be better used for social purposes?
We answer this questions through studies, analyzes, research trips and events on the ground.

Meet the Pioneers #1: Martin Sambauer from DIVERSUS

When You Burn Out While Changing the World

Rethinking Blockchain: How to design the future of the commons

Call for Participation: Make-IT Trendscouting Mission in Africa

Transparent – Sustainable Fashion in the Digital Era

Leading from the Edge of the Unknown

Circular Economy: “The Most Radical Idea We Can Afford”

Gaining Confidence through Coding

How 3D-Printing is revolutionising Desaster Relief


Innovations and intersectoral cooperation

Digital Routes to Integration


Bridging the Digital Gender Gap

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NGO-Meter: Benchmarking for online fundraisers

Lunchtime Conversations

Mozilla Data Privacy Report

The secrets of the German philanthropy market

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A study on the Internet of Things: three demands for the development cooperation sector

Innovation Reports: How communications technology is improving human life

Researching round the world

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