CSI-COP Framework for Engaging Citizen Scientists

Project: Research

Project Details


This deliverable presents a framework for the optimum method of applying ECSA’s (European Citizen Science Association) ten principles of citizen science engagement for quality assurance in ethical and inclusive citizen science engagement in the CSI-COP project for the purposes of investigating the extent of online tracking.

Layman's description

Best approach to engage a diverse cohort of volunteers to collaborate as citizen scientists investigating cookies in websites and Android apps

Key findings

Methodology for CSI-COP project: free, accessible informal education and practical training delivered through workshops (including virtual due to covid-19) and a MOOC.
Short titleCSI-COP Framework
AcronymD2.3 [D12]
Effective start/end date1/01/2030/06/22


  • Android devices
  • apps
  • citizen science
  • cookies
  • data protection
  • digital divide
  • diversity
  • ethics
  • general data protection regulation
  • GDPR
  • human rights
  • inclusivity
  • online tracking
  • ePrivacy
  • Privacy
  • tracking


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