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There is no more urgent challenge than responding to the current climate emergency. mySociety’s priority is to give you the power to demand the change we need.

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FOI and covid-19: an update

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10th July 2020 by Myfanwy

While the UK begins the process of trying to return to some kind of normality after lockdown, full access to information must also be restored. Back in April, we put out a blog post examining the state of Freedom of Information during the covid-19 crisis, looking at the UK and more broadly across the world.…

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FixMyStreet Pro webinar

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Join one of our regular lunchtime webinars to see a live demo of FixMyStreet Pro in action – sessions last about 45 minutes with plenty of time…

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Through SocietyWorks we provide expertise to local government and the public sector, the profits of which are used to fund our charitable work through mySociety.

Our core commercial product is FixMyStreet Pro, used by dozens of councils of all shapes and sizes in the UK. Through SocietyWorks we offer additional options including features and add-on services relating to Waste, Environment, and other place-based services.

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mySociety convenes the renowned TICTeC (The Impacts of Civic Technology) series, bringing together civic tech organisations, policymakers and the global research community to enable better sharing of technology, insights and experience.

Videos and supporting materials from all our previous TICTeC and TICTeC Local events are available on our website.

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mySociety research site

mySociety’s original research contributes new knowledge and enables crucial evidence-based development of policy and practice around digital participation, transparency and accountability. Find what's available for open reuse in our research portal.

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The data underpinning our research and generated by many of our services is free for reuse via our data portal at data.mysociety.org. Many of our services have API access for bulk download of data and incorporation into other civic services.

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