It is hard to imagine a that community of members surviving on less than
$2 a day will derive any real value from the beneﬁts of Web2.0 from
services such as del.icio.us, Youtube or Facebook.
The intention of MZANZI.mobi is a promise of hope to itʼs users. The aim
is to give communities in South Africa a voice that is heard by a global
market place, a voice that can be acted upon in a real and meaningful way.
MZANZI.mobi aims to abstract the beneﬁts and notions of Web 2.0 into a
form that is accessible to a mass population, but more importantly will
make a real difference in the lives of everyday South Africans by
transforming mobile phone interaction into a global platform for action.
November 2007 - Application for Funding
to Knight Foundation
YOUTUBE - http://tinyurl.com/3n9wnr
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How have we beneﬁtted from social media ?
1. Internal blog where we share developments and ideas
2. Putting videos on Youtube puts the work into context
and keeps international funders up to date
3. Using social media tools appeals to our partners & funders
4. Social media is an indirect marketing & reputation tool and not a direct