We got it going on.
Let’s kick off 2021 with a good amount of reading! At the end of 2020, the research report “Projekt CH+ Games for Democracy. User-Friendly Political Self-Education through Entertainment Design” was published in the gamevironments trade magazine.
At the Campus für Demokratie’s online event “Spiel, Spass und Politik – Gamification, Edutainment und Demokratie”, Sophie Walker elaborated on gamification principles in relation to political self-education and shared first insights from the research round in Basel-Stadt.
The Swiss Digital Days will take place from 1 to 3 November. This year, Projekt CH+ is taking part twice. On Sunday, 1 November at 17:20, Sophie Walker will be part of the SRF panel discussion on "Envisioning the Future: Report of the interdisciplinary conference...
The test round in Basel-Stadt is drawing to a close. With 500 registrations we had twice as many registrations compared to our first test in the canton of Uri.
On Friday we were „The Idea“ at 10vor10! We would like to thank SRF – Swiss Radio and Television for the opportunity and Stefanie Bailer from the University of Basel for her exciting perspective. Click here for the segment (German).
Generally speaking, „security“ describes the absence of threats. In many everyday situations, dangers can be easily recognised: if a car speeds towards us without braking or if someone in public transport coughs potential corona viruses in our face, most people are aware that they are not in a danger-free situation. In the virtual world, dangers are often not so obvious.
For the elections in Basel-Stadt we worked together with Knobotech GmbH. The company of Sven and Nils Knobloch develops apps and web apps. For Projekt CH+ they turned our designs for the Basel election aid into reality.
Our electoral aid was on show in Telebasel on 29 September. Nina Mathys from the Junge Rat and Sophie Walker from Projekt CH+ explained what the CH+ Election App is all about.
The newest release of the CH+ Election App is here! This time we are testing in Basel-Stadt. Games for democracy? The proof of the pudding is in the eating! Together we will develop a voting aid: better from election to election.
Our colours are going to be summery! Until September 14th, you were able to decide the colours of our CH+ election aid. And the winner is…