Organisation: OpenUp

Worldwide, lotteries are big business. They raise billions each year and give away large amounts of charitable funding. But how that money is distributed and who benefits is not always clear. And given the vast amounts of money involved, there is inevitably room for questionable decisions and less-than-transparent funding awards. In South Africa, a consortium […]

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In April, some of our South African grantees were lucky enough to have a visit from our Founder Fran Perrin and Chair of the board and one of our trustees, William Perrin. It was the perfect opportunity for OpenUp to present their Democracy in Action/Accountability Stack framework. The framework seeks to explore how we can […]

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The following text was prepared by our grantee who are changing their name. We’ll let them explain why… We are changing our name. “Code for South Africa” has served us well, but it does not do justice to what we do: use data and technology to promote more informed decision making that drives social change. […]

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