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Uchaguzi Kenya Community Meetup

Join us for our Uchaguzi Kenya Community Meetup.

We'll discuss Ushahidi's plans for the Kenya 2013 elections, share ihub Research's Umati findings, demo the Uchaguzi platform and invite you join local community teams to to get involved.

Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Time: 17:00 - 20:00 EAT
Location: Ihub Nairobi, 4th floor Bishop Magua Center, Ngong Road, Nairobi
Who: Community organizers, Social Media users, Mappers, Researchers, Developers, Translators, Journalists, and you


17:15pm Welcome from Ushahidi: Erik, Juliana and David

17:30 Introduction to Uchaguzi - Daudi Were

17:45 Umati Research - Kagonya Awori, Angela Crandall

18:00 Uchaguzi Demo

18:15 Community Map exercise

18:30 We'll break into Brainstorming Groups: (1 hour)

(full details:

a. Technology

b. Analytics, Research and Data Hacking

c. Communications and Community (Offline Networks)

d. Social Media and Outreach (Online Networks)

e. Translation & Localization

f. Umati Research

19:30 Report backs from Groups

20:00 Light food and drinks will be provided.

We will try to stream the event via Uchaguzi Google Hangout, however the Internet has been less favourable with uptime.

See you soon,


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  • Steve N.

    engaging, friendly. great!

    January 17, 2013

  • Brian H.

    A peaceful Kenya a Peaceful election

    January 17, 2013

    • Supa M.

      that's what's up!

      January 17, 2013

  • Kavuttih Matthias K.

    This was an awesome awesome experience! All the speakers were inspirational, to say the least. I feel personally responsible for this country's Post Election Outlook. Change starts with us. GO!

    January 17, 2013

  • ashley r.


    January 17, 2013

  • Kavuttih Matthias K.

    Nice meeting y'all Ushahidians. I plegde my time and skills in Translation. Bless you

    January 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    for the sake of environment, i shall be there

    January 15, 2013

  • Paul W.

    For TWB Kenya chapter, looking forward to be there....

    January 15, 2013

  • Kavuttih Matthias K.

    For Translators without Borders, I will be there

    January 15, 2013

  • Musyoki

    Will be there.

    January 15, 2013

  • okari o.

    A constructive way to spend an evening.Looking forward to be of service to this nation

    1 · January 15, 2013

  • Bernard C.

    Counting down to this.

    January 15, 2013

  • Frank M.

    When kenya needs me,i will be there,NITAKUWEPO

    1 · January 14, 2013

  • javin o.

    January 8, 2013

    • Bilhah k.

      I am looking forward to this.

      January 14, 2013

  • Antony N M.

    excellent and would like to attend with my secretary, you have it right and its all about how visionary people focus on .

    January 14, 2013

  • Simon I.

    A journey of a 1000 miles starts with a single step :)

    January 14, 2013

  • Steve N.

    Hi, I thought the story of who we are as a people and what our vision is as contained in our new constitution ought to be told accurately and truthfully. That's how 'Ustawi' meaning prosperity, at, was born.

    January 14, 2013

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