@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 9 12

  2. 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 98 63

  3. openAFRICA

    openAFRICA aims to be largest independent repository of open data on the African continent. This repo contains the primary deployment scripts and files. Accessible at https://openafrica.net/

    Makefile 3 3

  4. HURUmap-apps

    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 …

    JavaScript 10 18

  5. 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

  6. GenderGap.AFRICA

    GenderGap.AFRICA is a tool designed to help users calculate the gender pay gap in any African country. Accessible at https://gendergap.africa/

    JavaScript 1

  • 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

    JavaScript 10 18 Updated Aug 18, 2018
  • A platform to showcase re-useable tools built across Africa and the people & organisations building them. Accessible at https://commons.africa/

    JavaScript 3 7 MIT Updated Jul 29, 2018
  • [DRAFT] Code for Africa's Code of Conduct across our communities online and offline. Accessible at https://codeforafrica.github.io/CodeOfConduct/

    1 1 MIT Updated Jul 29, 2018
  • 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 GPL-3.0 Updated Jul 28, 2018
  • GenderGap.AFRICA is a tool designed to help users calculate the gender pay gap in any African country. Accessible at https://gendergap.africa/

    JavaScript 1 GPL-3.0 Updated Jul 21, 2018
  • The @CodeForAfrica landing page. Built with Jekyll and hosted on Github Pages. Accessible at https://codeforafrica.org/

    HTML 12 3 MIT 2 issues need help Updated Jul 18, 2018
  • Ezolwaluko / Intiation Watch App is tool to provide an easy way in which initiates and their families can check whether the traditional surgeons they have chosen are registered with the Eastern Cape Department of Health. Accessible at https://ezolwaluko.org.za/en

    HTML Apache-2.0 Updated Jun 22, 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 98 MIT Updated Jun 19, 2018
  • openAFRICA aims to be largest independent repository of open data on the African continent. This repo contains the primary deployment scripts and files. Accessible at https://openafrica.net/

    Makefile 3 3 MIT 2 issues need help Updated Jun 12, 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 9 12 MIT 6 issues need help Updated May 8, 2018
  • A CKAN extension to style and add features to the openAFRICA platform. Accessible at http://openafrica.net

    HTML 6 11 GPL-2.0 4 issues need help Updated Apr 6, 2018
  • The pan-African website for the @CodeForAfrica's digital skills academy programme. The site is accessible at https://academy.africa/

    CSS 5 2 MIT Updated Apr 1, 2018
  • A simple web page used internally at CfAfrica to redirect to or use domain masking with when doing maintenance. Hosted on Github Pages. Accessible at https://codeforafrica.github.io/DownRightNow

    HTML 2 4 Updated Mar 25, 2018
  • #AlertME is a geo-aware web platform that is working to make it easier for everyone to get invloved in decisions made about the environment around them. Accessible at https://greenalert.oxpeckers.org/

    PHP 6 14 GPL-2.0 1 issue needs help Updated Mar 11, 2018
  • 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 4 162 14 issues need help Updated Feb 14, 2018
  • Microsite for the FGM - #BornPerfect project in Nigeria

    JavaScript Updated Jan 18, 2018
  • 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 98 61 MIT Updated Dec 4, 2017
  • Media Indaba Africa (formerly Media Party Africa) website. Accessible at https://mediaindaba.africa/

    HTML 2 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 3 MIT 5 issues need help Updated Nov 7, 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
  • [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 7 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 5 943 GPL-2.0 Updated Sep 4, 2017
  • JavaScript Updated Aug 24, 2017
  • JavaScript 1 Updated Jul 28, 2017
  • Remote harvesting extension for CKAN

    Python 141 Updated Jul 27, 2017
  • Doppler Maps is a tool based on D3.js for generating lightweight, responsive multiple maps.

    JavaScript 1 GPL-3.0 Updated Jul 18, 2017
  • JavaScript 1 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