Social Impact Insights
GitHub Social Impact articles, research and multimedia appearances.
Articles written by the Social Impact team and guest contributors. Click on a topic to sort.
- Tech for Social Good
- Open Source for Good
- Skills-Based Volunteering
- MERL Center
- Employee Engagement
Dive into Skills-Based Volunteering’s Pilot Project with DHIS2
Request for proposals: Defining standardized GitHub metrics
The MERL Center website is now live!
The MERL Center website is now live
The Epidemiologist R Handbook, a new open source public health resource
Removing Barriers with Code Tenderloin
Participate in our research project on OSS in the social sector in low- and middle-income countries
GitHub Social Impact: How We're Driving Change with Social Sector Organizations
What are digital public goods and the DPGA?
How Tech for Social Good Supported the SDGs in 2020
Skills-Based Volunteering Program Design
The Collaboration Power of the MERL Center
Virtual Panel: How Open-Source is Helping to Change the World
Engaging employees through GitHub Gives 2020
The Social Sector is Contributing to the Broader OSS Ecosystem
Comprehensive research, key findings and supporting documentation.
Open Source Software in the Social Sector
Examining Barriers, Successes, and OpportunitiesDownload report
Videos, podcasts and other external Social Impact team appearances.
How has covid-19 advanced stakeholder capitalism?
How the WHO uses technology for early detection, verification and risk assessment of pandemics
GitHub Universe 2020
Open Source for Good: COVID-19 Responses
GitHub Satellite 2020
Opportunities and Barriers in Open Source in the Social Sector
Why Open Source is More Important Than Ever
Accelerate Good Global 2019
Social Sector and Open Source
GitHub Universe 2019
Open Source for Good: The People and Projects Driving Change
GitHub Universe 2018