Problem, meet solution. If the government won’t give us the funding we need then we will find our own help, the researchers say.
HealthHack is an initiative of The Open Knowledge Foundation, which also runs the nation-wide GovHack. It is a community of people with all kinds of skills and knowledge who are passionate about the importance of accessible data, and want to make a difference to society in their own way. They recognise that the government isn’t interested in funding science and technology – yet they see its importance – and so they are going to ‘fund’ it themselves .
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