Working to track the violent crimes in Kenya

The post election period in Kenya has seen a number of violent crimes take place. In trying to monitor the situation there are a number of initiatives working to document events on the ground.

The aim is to not only have a better understanding of what has/is happening but to see how we can spread the information.

Erik let me know about a new website called (witness in Swahili).

The people involved in putting it together:

Ory Okolloh –
David Kobia – &
Erik Hersman –
Daudi Were –
Juliana Chebet –
Ashok Hariharan
Riyaz Bachani –

This is certainly a useful tool so please pass the word.
I also extend my compliments to the team.


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The world is changing right before my eyes. Sometimes I don't know how I will ever keep up. There are so many ideas floating around on this internet. If only I had the means to collect them....

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