@CodeForAfrica

Code for Africa

Africa’s Largest Civic Technology + Data Journalism Initiative

Pinned repositories

  1. HealthTools.KE-theStarHealth

    HealthTools is a suite of data-driven web and SMS-based tools that help citizens check everything from medicine prices and hospital services, to whether their doctor is a quack or not. The toolkit …

    JavaScript 7 9

  2. grano

    A toolkit for mapping networks of political and economic influence through diverse types of entities and their relations.

    Python 160 29

  3. GotToVote

    GotToVote is a toolkit of simple web and SMS services that help citizens get to the ballot box informed and ready to vote. Kenya version accessible at https://kenya.gottovote.cc

    JavaScript 99 60

  4. AfricanSpending.ComparativeScales

    [ALPHA] An africanSPENDING tool by Code for Africa to help journalists and civic activists create easy visual comparisons for very large amounts of money. Accessible here: http://bit.ly/Comparative…

    JavaScript 6 1

  5. TaxClock

    Forked from Code4SA/taxclock

    Time is money. So, paying your taxes means that you are actually giving government your time, or labour. This project helps you calculate exactly how much time you spend working for the government.…

    CSS 7 6

  6. HURUmap

    HURUmap is an interactive web platform that allows citizens and journalists to explore, visualise, and download census data. This gives them the power to give context to stories that was otherwise …

    Python 6 13

  • sourceAFRICA is the continent's largest repository of documentary evidence and other "actionable documents" from investigative journalists and civic watchdogs. Forked from DocumentCloud.org, and built on the Ruby on Rails framework, the project is accessible here: https://sourceafrica.net/

    Ruby 3 164 14 issues need help Updated Feb 14, 2018
  • HURUmap is an interactive web platform that allows citizens and journalists to explore, visualise, and download census data. This gives them the power to give context to stories that was otherwise hard to spot. Accessible at https://hurumap.org

    Python 6 13 1 issue needs help Updated Feb 10, 2018
  • The Code for Africa landing page. Built with Jekyll and hosted on Github Pages. Accessible at https://codeforafrica.org/

    HTML 9 3 MIT 1 issue needs help Updated Feb 1, 2018
  • The pan-African website for the StoryLab's digital skills Academy. The site is accessible at https://academy.codeforafrica.org/

    CSS 3 2 MIT Updated Jan 26, 2018
  • HealthTools is a suite of data-driven web and SMS-based tools that help citizens check everything from medicine prices and hospital services, to whether their doctor is a quack or not. The toolkit was pioneered in Kenya, and has since also been deployed in Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa. The original project can be accessed at: http://health.t…

    JavaScript 7 9 MIT 9 issues need help Updated Jan 24, 2018
  • A CKAN extension to style and add features to the openAFRICA platform. Accessible at http://openafrica.net

    HTML 6 10 GPL-2.0 4 issues need help Updated Jan 22, 2018
  • A platform to showcase re-useable tools built across Africa and the people & organisations building them. Accessible at https://commons.africa/

    JavaScript 3 4 MIT Updated Jan 19, 2018
  • Microsite for the FGM - #BornPerfect project in Nigeria

    JavaScript Updated Jan 18, 2018
  • aleph

    Forked from alephdata/aleph

    Sift through large sets of structured and unstructured data, and find the people and companies you look for.

    Python 85 Updated Dec 26, 2017
  • [DRAFT] Light reading to lay out code of conduct across our communities online and offline.

    1 MIT Updated Dec 8, 2017
  • GotToVote is a toolkit of simple web and SMS services that help citizens get to the ballot box informed and ready to vote. Kenya version accessible at https://kenya.gottovote.cc

    JavaScript 99 61 MIT Updated Dec 4, 2017
  • Media Indaba Africa (formerly Media Party Africa) website. Accessible at https://mediaindaba.africa/

    HTML 1 MIT Updated Nov 22, 2017
  • An easy way to track government spending across Africa.

    JavaScript 5 2 MIT Updated Nov 9, 2017
  • An embeddable map that shows climate change projections. How hot will it be by 2070 if we don't do something about it? Accessible at https://climatechange.codeforafrica.org

    JavaScript 1 2 MIT 5 issues need help Updated Nov 8, 2017
  • The public website for Code for Ghana (CfGhana), accessible at: http://www.codeforghana.org

    JavaScript 2 7 AGPL-3.0 Updated Nov 1, 2017
  • JavaScript 1 Updated Oct 26, 2017
  • Time is money. So, paying your taxes means that you are actually giving government your time, or labour. This project helps you calculate exactly how much time you spend working for the government. Accessible at https://taxclock.codeforkenya.org/

    CSS 7 11 GPL-3.0 Updated Oct 25, 2017
  • Code for Africa's thematic/vertical microsite template

    Updated Oct 25, 2017
  • [ALPHA] An africanSPENDING tool by Code for Africa to help journalists and civic activists create easy visual comparisons for very large amounts of money. Accessible here: http://bit.ly/ComparativeScales

    JavaScript 6 1 GPL-3.0 Updated Oct 15, 2017
  • CitizenReporter is an easy to use Android app for citizen journalists, to help them record video / photo / audio reports from the field. Demo is available here: http://citizenreporter.codeforafrica.net/

    Java 5 849 GPL-2.0 Updated Sep 4, 2017
  • Python web API client library for grano, a social network analysis toolkit.

    Python 4 2 MIT Updated Aug 27, 2017
  • AngularJS-based user interface for grano, a social network analysis tool for journalists.

    JavaScript 8 3 MIT Updated Aug 26, 2017
  • A toolkit for mapping networks of political and economic influence through diverse types of entities and their relations.

    Python 160 29 MIT Updated Aug 26, 2017
  • A simple command-line tool to load grano data from CSV files

    Python 5 2 MIT Updated Aug 24, 2017
  • JavaScript Updated Aug 24, 2017
  • JavaScript 1 Updated Jul 28, 2017
  • Remote harvesting extension for CKAN

    Python 132 Updated Jul 27, 2017
  • Doppler Maps is a tool based on D3.js for generating lightweight, responsive multiple maps.

    JavaScript 2 GPL-3.0 Updated Jul 18, 2017
  • JavaScript Updated Jul 3, 2017
  • The CitizenReporter Wordpress plugin that gives you a dashboard to use with the CitizenReporter mobile application. Demo is available here: http://citizenreporter.codeforafrica.net/

    PHP 2 2 GPL-2.0 Updated Jun 22, 2017