GIG is the global network of social and tech innovators.

As an international network and NGO we aim to create meaningful connections between innovators and have a positive impact on the policies and frameworks for grassroot innovation.

GIG aims to contribute to the creation and use of open, inclusive and sustainable technologies.

GIG supports research in the field of innovation and development, digital rights and technology ecosystem questions carried out by local experts and international teams.

GIG aims to promote more sustainable and inclusive environments for technology development worldwide. GIG engages in policy dialogues and aims to support community members in lobbying their governments to create policy frameworks that foster innovation and grass-roots technology development.

GIG aims to represent members’ interests by acting as an interface between governments, donors and innovation spaces. GIG provides a connection and entry point for partners, encouraging an open dialogue around developing suitable programs and support structures.

Above all, GIG loves initiating and supporting collaborations between members and other partners!

GIG e.V.

Since 2017, GIG is a non-profit organisation registered in Berlin, Germany.

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