AMP Blog: Detroit Digital Justice Coalition

Guidelines for Equitable Open Data

Since the City of Detroit launched the Open Data Portal and GO DATA policy initiative in 2015, the Detroit Digital Justice Coalition (DDJC) and Detroit Community Technology Project (DCTP) have been exploring how to advance equitable practices for collecting, disseminating and using open data. Here are our recommended Guidelines for Equitable Open Data in Detroit.

Detroiters Demystify “Data” through DiscoTechs

The Detroit Community Technology Project in collaboration with the Detroit Digital Justice Coalition, hosted its third “Data DiscoTech” at the Boggs Education Center on June 2, 2016. At the Data DiscoTech young people learned about what data is, unique ways to create data visualizations, and how to collect and analyze data.

Video and Photos from the Data DiscoTech

The Detroit Digital Justice Coalition, Detroit Community Technology Project, and Detroit People’s Platform collaborated to organize the first “Data DiscoTech” on September 15th, 2015 at the Samaritan Center. Check out our video recap of the event!