Citizen Empowerment

By making data available and teaching people how to make use of it, we want to allow them to understand what actions they can take to change their situation, facilitating them to take those actions as well as seeing improvement.

Meet Pocket Reporter, a new Android app for journalists, activists and anyone interested in storytelling that guides you through the newsgathering process.

Pocket Reporter

Open Gazettes changes the way journalists use government gazettes to do stories, by allowing users to search and track important public information.

Open Gazettes

Open Data for the win! How to save on your medicines bill using open data.

Medicine Price Registry

Occasionally I wonder why our work matters. How does it make our lives easier and promote better engagement with government. I have a sad tale to tell about a garden that I planted which was subsequently destroyed by the council and how I plan to get to the bottom of it.

Open By-laws

Did you know that medicine prices are regulated in South Africa? Most people don't. We've built an application that makes price comparisons between branded medicines and their generic equivalents easier.

Medicine Price Registry