Japan's earthquake and the revolutions in Libya, Egypt and elsewhere make the Open Source Mapping Platform more useful than ever.
99Faces.tv met Juliana at the World Economic Forum WEF) in Davos in January 2011 not knowing how soon Ushahidis software will help millions of people in Asia and Afrika.
Juliana Rotich is TED Senior Fellow and Executive Director at Ushahidi, a platform for crowdsourcing crisis information. The non-profit tech company specializes in developing free & open source software for information collection, visualization & interactive mapping to democratizing information, increasing transparency & lowering the barriers for individuals to share their stories (Crowdmap, SwiftRiver).
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