NPC Think Tank Blog Quotes OCVA’s Work on Data

NPC is a charity think tank and consultancy company which looks at the nexus between charities and funders. Blogger Greg Bloom cites OCVA’s work on data in a recent post, saying:

“The UK’s Government Digital Service has already published some resource directory data, which claims to offer ‘public services all in one place’. The Oxfordshire VCS has a standardized data specification for the publication of its data about its charitable services. Meanwhile, next-generation mobile-friendly applications—such as FutureGov’s Scout and Lantern—demonstrate that content, when available, can be made actionable even for people with relatively low digital literacy.”

Read the full article, “Joining the dots between people and services

Greg Bloom
Greg Bloom of Open Referral, co-sponsored by Code for America.