Cultivating Democracy



Democratic activists and human rights organizers aren't computer geeks. And they don't have to be.

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The internet is changing the relationships between citizens and governments around the world — but many political institutions are hobbled by a lack of access to empowering web technologies.

DemTools harnesses the power of free, open-source software to provide civic organizations, legislatures, and political parties with the capabilities to effectively engage 21st century citizens and build better democracies.



Contact management for constituent engagement (CiviMP), political organizing (CiviParty), and civic action (CiviCSO)


Robust Data Collection and Analysis to Document Political Processes



A full stack (MERN) app that helps users learn how to debate effectively

Fix My Community

Report Issues to Build a Better Community


Propose, Promote and Improve: Citizens Create and Endorse Petitions to Drive Political Change

User Stories

Democratic Governance in Megacities/ Urban Areas
Data analysis generated from the Elections DemTool allowed the Nigerian Transition Monitoring Group to independently verify election results and hold officials accountable.