Ushahidi Archive

Book Review: Digital Humanitarians

A comprehensive overview of how technology is changing disaster response.

How can humanitarian organizations embrace useful new technologies?

OCHA's flagship publication on how aid organizations could and should embrace

How a traffic-jam app could help with crisis mapping

I have recently come across a mobile phone app which might

Online training: Tech Tools for Emergency Management

I just finished a four-week online course called "Tech Tools for

From collaborative “crisis mapping” to “crisis feeding”

As many of you know, I'm quite critical when it comes

Web based election monitoring in Liberia: a failure

For the past three days I have been following the coverage

Liberia: Ushahidi to monitor elections

Liberians will go to the polls on 11 October 2011 to

Completely wrong assumptions about technology in developing countries

I just came across a really excellent post by Ushahidi's Patrick

How the BBC is trying to avoid the gullibility trap

The BBC has now published elements process for verifying social media