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Uchaguzi Planning and Training

Join us for Uchaguzi Training. If you want to use the Uchaguzi platform and contribute to the online election monitoring team, then join training. Learn more about Uchaguzi from our blog.

This is one of many training sessions in the coming weeks! More is more!


17:30 Event starts

17:45 Demo of Platform

18:00 - 18:10 Divide into teams.

18:15 - 20:00 Review & Revise documentation, receive training

20:00 - 20:30 Group discussion

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013
Times: 17:30 - 20:00 EAT (note: google ical may give wrong times)

We'll provide snacks for this session.

The Uchaguzi teams:

Team descriptions

Join a team

1. Technical Team support (testing, troubleshooting)
2. Media monitoring (Monitor local leaders and community reports, not mainstream news)
3. Swahili and Local Language Team (Translation of SMS and /or Tweets)
4. Reports Team (work with coordinators and verification team)
5. SMS Team (process SMS messages, work closely with Verification teams)
6. GeoLocation /Mapping (assist in the geolocation of reports)
7. Analysis and Research (work on framing the context of reports, visualizing it, sensemaking)
8. Verification team (Local team members and folks with experience mapping)

Stay tuned for documentation which we ask that you review in advance.

Hope you can join us!

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  • Mark B.

    I liked the environment, and ideas shared. It would be great to hear from everyone (post-group meeting) on actualization of the instance. Maybe perform a simulation?

    February 22, 2013

  • Joshua O.

    They were on time, finished in time, got more than expected and really satisfied with the meetup

    February 22, 2013

  • Monica

    Looking forward to the meeting!

    February 21, 2013

  • Naomi K.

    Will be there

    February 21, 2013

  • Susan W.

    do to unavoidable circumstances i will not be able to attend uchanguzi training I will be out of town till sunday

    February 21, 2013

  • Mark B.

    I look forward to the training.

    February 21, 2013

  • Jared Akama O.

    It will be great to see u there.

    February 21, 2013

  • Joshua O.

    mimi nipo

    February 20, 2013

  • Rutto O.


    February 19, 2013

  • joseph m.

    I will coming

    February 19, 2013

  • Jackson M.

    I am happy to train with you

    February 19, 2013

  • Michael Ochieng N.

    I would like to attend this meet up.

    February 18, 2013

  • Mutie M.

    Looking forward to it.

    February 16, 2013

  • Susan W.

    Hi all! I am new at Ushahidi community and am very eager to learn and contribute to such a noble initiative....hope to meet you all on thursday

    February 16, 2013

  • abjata

    Hi. Hope to see everybody there

    February 15, 2013

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