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Ushahidi

An open source project that allows users to crowdsource crisis information and send it via mobile.

The initiative of a group of Kenyan civilian journalists, Ushahidi uses Google Maps to unlock information about the violence that followed the Kenyan elections in December 2007. An expanded version of the website is now in the works to report on incidents all over the world.

What is the Ushahidi Platform? from Ushahidi on Vimeo.

Project details

Year of development :2008
Created by:Various developers

Available formats

Official website

www.ushahidi.com/