Citizen engagement tool to build better policies, governments, and societies.
Ushahidi, (‘testimony’) in Swahili), was initially developed to map reports of election violence. It has now evolved into a powerful data collecting, reporting, and management tool – allowing anyone to hear from citizens.
- COVID-19 recovery must be inclusive, and meet the needs of citizens. With this in mind, governments need to know what challenges and issues to address – and what solutions could be particularly relevant for citizens and other stakeholders.
Ushahidi enables data collection from multiple sources, to ensure inclusion of all perspectives, and management of ideas and responses.