Developing an Ushahidi map for election monitoring in Colombia <br />Presidential elections May 30, 2010<br />
Origins of  Ushahidi<br />
Ushahidi inspired platforms in the world<br />
Crowdsourced disaster management<br />
Election monitoring in Mexico, 2009<br />
Monitoring the 2010 elections in Colombia <br />
http://moviles.securesites.net/ushahidi/<br />http://denuncia.nuestraselecciones.org/<br />
How to send an report?<br />Sending an email <br />Using tweet#eleccionesCOor #votebien2010<br />Submitting an online repo...
Real-time information mapping<br />
Online collaboration demystified: <br />Importance of physical networks<br />Easy exit system<br />Leadership and hierarch...
Traditional media & centralized institutions vspublic participation<br />Work mentalities and networks<br />Verification p...
Verification process<br />
Anonymity, security- and solidarity building<br />Protection mechanism and <br />	risks<br />Closed versus open platforms<...
Evaluation, shortcomings and future challenges<br />Talent pool and solidarity <br />Social and digital inclusiveness (>fo...
Conclusion<br />
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  1. 1. Developing an Ushahidi map for election monitoring in Colombia <br />Presidential elections May 30, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Origins of Ushahidi<br />
  3. 3. Ushahidi inspired platforms in the world<br />
  4. 4. Crowdsourced disaster management<br />
  5. 5. Election monitoring in Mexico, 2009<br />
  6. 6. Monitoring the 2010 elections in Colombia <br />
  7. 7. http://moviles.securesites.net/ushahidi/<br />http://denuncia.nuestraselecciones.org/<br />
  8. 8. How to send an report?<br />Sending an email <br />Using tweet#eleccionesCOor #votebien2010<br />Submitting an online report<br />Movistar cell phone users: sending a text message to 5550<br />
  9. 9. Real-time information mapping<br />
  10. 10. Online collaboration demystified: <br />Importance of physical networks<br />Easy exit system<br />Leadership and hierarchy<br />The critical mass<br />Panacea for social and political (digital) activism?<br />
  11. 11. Traditional media & centralized institutions vspublic participation<br />Work mentalities and networks<br />Verification process: filtering, accreditation, and credibility<br />
  12. 12. Verification process<br />
  13. 13. Anonymity, security- and solidarity building<br />Protection mechanism and <br /> risks<br />Closed versus open platforms<br />Benefiting from media hype<br />
  14. 14. Evaluation, shortcomings and future challenges<br />Talent pool and solidarity <br />Social and digital inclusiveness (>focus on shortcodes)<br />Follow-up mechanisms: National Election Commission and Frontline SMS<br />
  15. 15. Conclusion<br />

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