MIT Media Lab, US
19 Apr 2018, 10 a.m.
· Auditorium 1
Political efficacy — a citizen's perception that they can effect change — is a standard measure of empowerment. Research has repeatedly shown how important experiences that cultivate political efficacy are to ongoing civic engagement.
Erhardt presents results from panel surveys of users of SeeClickFix (a US street fault-reporting tool) into their perceived sense of empowerment on the platform.
The Civic Tech conference that plugs a gap in debate, networking and research between practitioners, commentators, academics and funders of civic technology.
Your donations keep this site and others like it running
In association with
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
mySociety Limited is a project of UK Citizens Online Democracy, a registered charity in England and Wales. For full details visit mysociety.org.