Digital Impact

Digital Impact


Latest Episodes

GDPR One Year Later, Part 2
June 21, 2019

Philanthropy data experts connect current practices to challenges brought about by the EU data regulation.

GDPR One Year Later, Part 1
June 19, 2019

Digital Impact's Heather Noelle Robinson and Chris Delatorre call on data experts to reflect on the first 12 months of the EU data regulation.

Using Consequence Scanning to Mitigate Harm
June 07, 2019

Samantha Brown of Doteveryone explains how data practitioners can design for the best possible outcome.

Meeting the Challenge of Impact Evaluation 
May 03, 2019

Nick Hamlin of GlobalGiving explains how the organization ran an impact study to measure its own effectiveness and why all nonprofits should follow suit.

Bridging the Gap of Humanitarian Data
April 05, 2019

Stuart Campo of UNOCHA's Centre for Humanitarian Data explains how challenges related to managing data risk in the sector are breathing life into a new set of working guidelines for data responsibility.

The Problem with Palantir
March 01, 2019

For our first 4Q4 podcast, we invite the The Engine Room's Zara Rahman to shed light on a new partnership between WPF and Palantir Technologies, a US company with ties to intelligence communities.

Predict-a-palooza: Civil Society Forecast 2019
January 30, 2019

Podcast and Transcript: An expert panel and our virtual audience forecast the most important trends and challenges facing digital civil society in 2019.

#GivingTuesday Data Collaborative
October 30, 2018

Podcast and Transcript: Lucy Bernholz, Asha Curran, and Josh Levy discuss building a governance plan and digital infrastructure for giving data worldwide.

Algorithmic Bias: Better Policy and Practice for Civil Society
October 02, 2018

Podcast and Transcript: Experts in tech and data ethics explore how civil society organizations can work toward better policy for predictive technologies.

Transcript, The Internet of Things: Risks and Rewards of a Connected Future
July 27, 2018

On July 11, 2018, Lucy Bernholz, Director of the Digital Civil Society Lab, was joined by Robin Wilton of Internet Society, Sona Shah of Neopenda, and Amy Sample Ward of NTEN to discuss the current state of IoT among nonprofits ...