The Digital Civil Society Lab investigates the challenges and opportunities for civil society to thrive in the digital age.
The digital age has expanded the potential for civil society participation, and it has presented new challenges and threats. Our dependencies on digital software and infrastructure that are commercially built and government surveilled require new insights into how these digital systems work and how we can engage them safely, ethically and effectively for civil society’s purposes.
We engage researchers, practitioners and policymakers across four domains:
Opportuntities to engage with the work of the Digital Civil Society Lab in line with its research framework include: