Ushahidi uses crowdsourcing for “activist mapping”, combining social activism, citizen journalism and geospatial data. A free and open-source platform, Ushahidi can help create a temporal and geospatial archive of events.
Jigsaw’s Montage gives war crime investigators the tools to analyze vast amounts of YouTube footage and has been particularly effective in reviewing footage from conflict zones such as Syria.
Atrocity Watch provides an early warning of precursors to genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing, and crimes against humanity though crowd sourcing and big-data analytics
DDOS attacks are a type of digital attack used to censor information by taking websites offline. Project Shield works by filtering out harmful traffic and absorbing traffic through caching.
eutsche Telekom and the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology (SIT) are launching Volksverschlusselung, a simple and free e-mail encryption service.
gital Democracy is “partnering with indigenous communities in the Amazon basin to support their efforts to map & monitor their territories.
Amply is a not-for-profit project that is building a digital identity and subsidy management system on the Ethereum Blockchain for pre-schools in South Africa
The United Nations (UN) launched a trial to distribute funds to thousands of people in Jordan using the ethereum blockchain
BanQu is a groundbreaking for-profit / for-purpose blockchain-as-a-service software company solving the toughest global problem – Extreme Poverty.