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Collaboration platforms & infrastructure


Collaboration and infrastructure define activities of collaboration and co-creation to improve delivery of services, increase government transparency, access to knowledge, experiences and best practices. [1] This may empower entrepreneurs and academics to identify, design and implement effective instruments to transition towards a circular economy. [2] Examples are data and information sharing, matchmaking platforms and living labs.

[1] Bosco, E. 2016. Data Sharing for Municipal Excellence. Data-Smart City Solutions. Available online via:

[2] Green, B.; Cunningham, G.; Ekblaw, A.; Kominers, P.; Linzer, A. & Crawford, S. 2017. Open Data Privacy. Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society Research. Available online via:

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