Case Study – Youth4PublicTransport Global Transport Hackathon Montreal 2017

Youth For Public Transport (Y4PT) Foundation, with the support of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) aims to promote the organization of local transport hackathons around the world. By combining the “best of boundless human creativity and the benefits of current information and communications technologies” in collaborative environments, the Y4PT aims to advance the... Continue Reading →

Case Study – Makarao TV

In response to the number of fatal road traffic accidents in his area of Kenya, Alex Mathenge decided to confront the issue and inform people of the rules of the road through the medium of comedy on social media. ‘MakaraoComedyTV’ is a series of animated comedy shorts about the daily lives of two policemen in... Continue Reading →

Case Study – Ma3Route

As Nairobi’s leading transit app, M3R crowdsources transport information from their users, using a natural language processing algorithm and a small moderation team. They then provide all commuters with real-time updates on traffic and directions through their mobile apps, website, social media and SMS channels; allowing journeys to be safe and efficient. Their blog is... Continue Reading →

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