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Using EveryPolitician data: contact details

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17th March 2017 by Dave Whiteland

Our EveryPolitician project makes data on the world’s politicians available in a useful, consistent format for anyone to use. If you’ve been following our progress, you’ll know we’ve already collated a lot of data (over 72,000 politicians from 233 countries). The work on adding to the depth and breadth of that data is ongoing, but…

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TICTeC 2017

Apr
25

Returning for its third year, our flagship research event The Impacts of Civic Technology (TICTeC 2017) will take place in Florence, Italy. Register and submit…