Alissa Black
Alissa Black

Alissa Black directs the New America Foundation's California Civic Innovation Project, which is exploring the use of innovative technologies, policies, and practices that engage disadvantaged communities in public decision-making throughout California.

Future Tense
Jan. 18 2013 5:22 PMYelp's Move To Incorporate Health Inspection Information Is a Huge Step for Open Data
Future Tense
Sept. 5 2012 8:00 AMThe Most Important Information Missing From YelpCrowdsourcing sites and local government should pool their data to better inform consumers.
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March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.