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Ushahidi = TestimonyBorn out of the post-election violence in Kenya in2008, used to map reports of violence and peaceefforts throughout the country.
Social ImpactEnabling the wider coverage of crisis, elections and politicalmovements that would otherwise be unreported orunderreportedCreate an easy-to-use tool that is freely and instantlyavailable to individuals, NGOs and other organizationsallowing them to focus on mobilizing the content and theresponseFacilitate transparency and accountability by amplifyingcitizen voices with a consumer-focused tool, designed withareas with limited access in mindDeveloping ability for stakeholders in a particular situation toshare and ﬁnd data
Disaster Response Election MonitoringMarch 2011 - 10,000+ reports, 144,974 views August 2010 - 1525 reports, 20,000 viewsMonitor fallout of tsunami and nuclear crisis Monitor Kenya referendum election sinsai.info/ushahidi uchaguzi.co.ke
Citizen Media Communities By the City / For the City (NYC) Integration of social media into placemaking practices, which are community centered, encouraging publicHelp bring awareness to sexual harassment in Egypt participation, collaboration and transparency. harassmap.com urbandesignweek.org