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How secrecy helped us bring about transparency

An overhead shot of Tehran and the surrounding mountains, by Daniyal62

18th January 2017 by Myfanwy

Over the past six months, mySociety has been working on a project so sensitive that we even referred to it by codename when talking about it internally. That might seem a little over the top, until you realise that we were partnering with asl19.org, an organisation working — for their own safety — out of…

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UKGovCamp

Jan
21

Matt Jukes, our Better Cities Product Manager, will be attending this year's UKGovCamp. Grab him for a chat! More details about the conference can be…