HDX Integration

A partnership project between the Humanitarian Data Exchange and Ushahidi. This project aimed to integrate the two platforms in order to make best use of each set of features, primarily the sharing of data openly within the humanitarian sector.   The HDX project was like many other at Ushahidi but is of note due to ...

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TenFour

TenFour is one of Ushahidi’s suite of humanitarian, open source tech tools. It aims to aggregate communication methods into a single platform in order to reduce comms related mistakes and chaos when a crisis is happening. Developed after a terrorist attack on a mall in Nairobi it is a deeply important problem in the crisis ...

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Dispatcher : Community resiliance

Dispatcher was an incubation project at Ushahidi to build a product that helped build community resilience before, during and after a crisis. Ushahidi took on this project after receiving funding from Rockefeller to develop an MVP and test in a country that had experienced both large-scale crisis and smaller, everyday life crises. Crisis lifecycle illustration ...

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Ushahidi : Data collection platform

Working at Ushahidi as a product designer and then lead designer, I worked on Ushahidi’s flagship tool ‘Ushahidi:Platform’ an open source data collection platform used in crisis scenarios and for human rights cases. Ushahidi was founded in 2010 after election violence in Kenya during the country’s first democratic elections and has since grown through 3 ...

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Ushahidi:DREAMS

One of the first projects during my time at Ushahidi was additional feature designs and user-testing for the Ushahidi data collection platform in order for the DREAMS program partners to effectively send SMS surveys to multiple beneficiaries.   Alongside UX design, UI design, and user testing prototypes I created some marketing and promotional materials to ...

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Screen Time app

Leading the visual and UX design projects for a incredibly popular parental control app worldwide across iOS, Android and webapp. My main projects/responsibilities at Screen Time were: Improving the main interface over 2 projects, incorporating photo’s uploading by users, intuitive touch interactions and improving the clarity of the UI for main functions. Improving the on-boarding process ...

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Unite Students

I was the lead visual and UX designer for Unite students as the company was scaling up it’s digital profile internally and externally My main projects/responsibilities at Unite Students were: Leading the management and visuals of large scale digital projects including: New website design across the key customer purchase journey, alternative language websites (Chinese), News and articles ...

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Confused.com – Credit Cards

During my role at Confused.com the Credit Cards re-design was one of the most ambitious projects undertaken on a solo basis. This project required a complete redesign of the front-end, user journey and back-end infrastructure. I led the project management as well and the visual and UX design on this project as well as working ...

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