Partners and Allies Broadcast and Community Media: Pamoja FM, Kibera Journal, Kibera WorldWide NGOs/CBOs: SODNET, Carolina for Kibera, KCODA Tech Community: Ushahidi, Mobile Boot Camp, skunkwerks, OpenStreetMap
What did we collect? roads and paths and rail water points pit latrines / sewer medical facilities schools churches/mosques businesses community organizations administrative units and whatever else is useful?!
BUT What's it good for in a place like Kibera? The question we are constantly asked and asking ourselves
* open data ... all about potential Potential of Open Data Can be a little abstract in Kibera
GroundTruth Initiative … Our vision Create a corps of citizens in the developing world who are versed in a variety of new technologies and empowered to report on, tell stories about, and generate data and map information about themselves and their community, and to use that information for action. We call this process community information empowerment and development.
Kibera News Network Online community TV www.youtube.com/KiberaNewsNetwork (in partnership with KCODA)
<ul><li>RESULTING TOOLBOX: </li></ul><ul><li>A group of engaged citizens and journalists. </li></ul><ul><li>Platforms and mediums to share the information locally and globally (printed maps, SMS reporting, USHAHIDI and new media creation). </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability and technical advising. </li></ul><ul><li>Methodology incorporated into other communities in and around Kenya. </li></ul>GOAL
What are YOUR ideas? http://mapkibera.org/ [email_address]