This website is an archive of the work of Marietje Schaake in the European Parliament between 2009 and 2019. Marietje can be reached at

Digital Social Innovation: using the internet for the greater good

Marietje has been setting up an international network of digital social innovators using the internet and digital technologies to tackle social challenges. There are already more than a thousand organizations, including Fairphone, Raspberry Pi, and LandShare, on which has been a huge influence on policies from the European Commission.

During this roundtable, MEP Marietje Schaake, chaired and interesting discussion on the role of European public policy on digital social innovation.