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Awesome Python for Social Good Awesome

A curated list of examples & ideas of using Python for Social Good.

This list is based on my talk at PyDays Vienna 2018 and extended with new content over time. Contributions of new ideas and technical examples are very welcome. 🙂

Contents

Environment

Poverty

Internet

Privacy

  • Snowden – revealed government surveillance programs (June 2013)
  • ⚡️ Call for action
    • Signal – great e2e encrypted chat app, open source & needs UX help
    • Mailpile – web-based email client w/ PGP in Python

Free Press

Democracy

Politics

  • Analyse the data
    • open data
    • scrape it!
  • Code for America / Europe / …
    • civic hacktivism
    • help your village/town/country make a better service for something
  • help politicians you support
  • subvert politicians you don’t 👹

Volunteering

License

CC0

To the extent possible under law, Dražen Lučanin has waived all copyright and related or neighboring rights to this work.

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