Ushahidi Co-Founder Featured on TED.com

Ory Okolloh is not only a blogger, founder of Mzalendo.com, co-founder of Ushahidi and colleague, she is also an inspiration to all of us. Below is the video of her talk at TEDGlobal 2007 – Arusha Tanzania. The making of an African Activist

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Rachel’s Peace Caravan in Kenya

Rachel Holding a Mobile Phone, originally uploaded by whiteafrican. Rachel Kung’u is an amazing woman, and has been quite a heavy user of Ushahidi. Ory and I had a chance to meet with her while in Nairobi this June, and we talked at length about the violence that happened earlier in the year. She started […]

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Ushahidi: A Finalist in the Knight Batten Awards!

We’re very excited to be one of the four finalist for the Knight Batten Awards coming up in about one month in Washington DC! “Four bold, savvy projects – including Web sites that reveal corporate whitewashing of Wikipedia entries, help people map political violence in Kenya, separate fact from falsehood in the 2008 presidential campaign, […]

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