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Type Name Description Date Posted File
Type Name Description Date Posted File
Reports Rockefeller Foundation Report

Rockefeller Foundation Report 

24th November 2014 Download
Reports The Development of the Kenyan Mobile Ecosystem

The Development of the Kenyan Mobile Ecosystem

17th November 2014 Download
Infographics Refugee Economies

A new report from the Humanitarian Innovation Project, based at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford that aims to challenge the current model of donor state-led assistance for refugees. 

26th June 2014 Link
Reports Benesh Report on Countering Dangerous Speech

Countering  Dangerous Speech To Prevent Mass Violence During Kenya's 2013 Elections 

25th March 2014 Download
Reports Financing Technology Businesses in Kenya

This report provides a framework for studying funding and investment in technology start-ups and small businesses in Kenya.

7th February 2014 Download
Reports Afrikoin Report

An exploratory research on E-Commerce in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania

6th February 2014 Download
Links Connected Cars: Business Model Innovation

a GSMA mAutomitive report. To fully capture the opportunities presented by evolving consumer demand and technological advancements, automakers and mobile operators need to re-evaluate the business models for connected car services.

16th January 2014 Link
Reports Umati Monitoring Report July-September 2013

This quarterly report summarises the progress and findings of the period from July to September 2013. 

22nd November 2013 Download
Reports Nipe Ukweli Summary report

Nipe Ukweli- Outreach to sensitize communities on dangerous speech

18th November 2013 Download
Links Fin Access National Survey 2013

Profiling developments in financial access and usage in Kenya

18th November 2013 Link
Links Africa Water Atlas

Atlas of water 

16th November 2013 Link
Links Kenya Atlas of our changing Environment

Resources on the Environment

16th November 2013 Link
Links Kenya state of the Environment Outlook 2010

Report by NEMA on Environment outlook

16th November 2013 Link
Reports UMATI- ICC Devolution Report

Online monitoring of the ICC and devolution processes in Kenya July-September 2013

1st November 2013 Download
Links Podcast by Eleanor Merchant on Silicon Savannah

Eleanor was an iHub Research fellow  for the Summer of 2013 and takes a look at technology research in Kenya 

2nd October 2013 Link
Reports Data Science and Visualization Lab Presentation

Presentation of the new Data Science Lab launched by iHub Research

1st October 2013 Download
Infographics The Cloud: A Network of Servers

An infographic describing different things one can do o the cloud designed by Myownsp.com

6th September 2013 Link
Reports Crowdsourcing Framework

This guide to crowdsourcing walks you through considerations to help determine if crowdsourcing using online/mobile technology is viable for you.

29th August 2013 Download
Reports Water stakeholders report

This report highlights the role of technology in promoting transparency with local stakeholders in the water governance sector

29th August 2013 Download
Reports 3Vs of Crowdsourcing

Crowdsourcing report

29th August 2013 Download
Links Mobile Usage at the Base of the Pyramid in Kenya

This case study was commissioned by infoDev, and conducted by iHub Research and Research Solutions Africa. It is part of a broader research project looking at how the poorest of the world's citizen use mobile phones to enhance their lifestyles and livelihoods.

26th August 2013 Link
Links Getting Students Excited About an Online Education

This report provides a comprehensive look at the common misconceptions about online education. The report provides a resource for readers interested in learning about the current state of online learning and how to get students excited about utilizing these resources

19th August 2013 Link
Links Aitec Africa

This summit takes place 23-24th October 2012. It will focus on deploying ICT solutions to improve the quality of life for East Africa’s citizens and empower them to export their knowledge and skills. Specialised focus areas will include:Building smart cities, developing smart societies, creating sm

19th August 2013 Link
Reports Uchaguzi M&E Report

Findings for monitoring and evaluation of Uchaguzi Kenya 2013 deployment

9th July 2013 Link
Reports Building Africa’s innovation ecosystems

Building Africa’s innovation ecosystems

20th May 2013 Download
Reports Umati October 2012 to January 2013 Report

Umati findings from trends across October to January 2013. For more information, email umati[at]ihub.co.ke

16th February 2013 Download
Reports Draft report: Use of Mobile Technology in promoting transparency issues in water governance

This report is part of iHub Research?s M-Governance project, that aims to evaluate how mobile phone technology can be used to improve governance in Kenya, especially in enhancing transparency through access to water information,service charters and effective communication amongst the different stake

12th February 2013 Download
Reports Activspaces Entrepreneurs report

This report details the impact of Activspaces model on its entrepreneurs

21st January 2013 Download
Reports Activspaces Entrepreneurs report

This report details the impact of Activspaces model on its entrepreneurs

21st January 2013 Download
Reports IP Perceptions From Tech Startups In Kenyan ICT Hubs-Final report

Intellectual Property In Technological Innovations- Perceptions From Tech Startups In Kenyan ICT Hubs

27th November 2012 Download
Reports Consumer Insights and Analysis- Pete's Coffee

iHub Research (Nairobi, Kenya) conducted a week long survey at the iHub between September 20th and 24th to understand the consumption habits and preferences of Pete’s Coffee customers. These findings were to supplement a content analysis done on data collected from M-Payer, a business application de

20th November 2012 Download
Reports Patenting in kenya

Number of patents granted in Kenya

14th November 2012 Download
Reports Mobile Technology in WestAfrica

Over the past two decades the mobile industry in West Africa has grown from a government controlled space to become a huge market fueling economic growth and technological innovation.This report highlights mobile penetration in Ghana, Nigeria and Cote D'Ivoire

23rd October 2012 Download
Reports Code4Kenya October Newsletter

The report contains October 2012 updates on the Open Data Pre-Incubator process reporting on the work done by the fellows up to this point.

23rd October 2012 Download
Reports ICT Hubs study: Activspaces Final Model Report

An iHub Research report focussing on the factors that make the Activspaces model in Buea, Cameroon.

25th September 2012 Download
Reports ICT Hubs study: Activspaces Model Report

An iHub Research report focussing on the factors that make the Activspaces model in Buea, Cameroon.

25th September 2012 Download
Reports ICT Hubs -Hive Colab Model Report Uganda

An iHub Research report focusing on Understanding the factors that make up the Hive Colab Model in Uganda

13th August 2012 Download
Links Summary: Lessons on supporting open data

Lessons learnt in the course of the Kenya Open Data Initiatives and next steps forward

2nd August 2012 Download
Reports Open Data Deck

A quick overview of the Kenya Open Data Initiative

2nd August 2012 Download
Infographics Open Data Infographic - The Open Data Eco-System

The Open Data Ecosystem and how the different aspects work together to achieve the objectives of increasing Open Data Consumption in Kenya.

27th July 2012 Download
Reports Water Apps Paper

The potential of technology to solve societal water problems is vast. Water storage, drought, flooding, vague water policies, and lack of information transparency on access to water are some of the water-related problems that citizens face

23rd July 2012 Download
Reports An Insiders Guide to Mobile/Web Marketing in Kenya

A snapshot of mobile technology in Kenya in particular mobile web and mobile marketing

23rd July 2012 Download
Reports Water Governance in Kenya Report

An iHub Research Report on the water governance situation in Kenya- Ensuring Accessibility, Service delivery and Citizen Participation

23rd July 2012 Download
Reports Technology in Solving Society’s Water Problems in Kenya

The potential of technology to solve societal water problems is vast. Water storage,drought, flooding, vague water policies, and lack of information transparency on accessto water are some of the water-related problems that citizens face...

22nd July 2012 Download
Reports Insider's Guide to Mobile Web/Marketing in Kenya

How mobile is the Kenyan population? What distinguishes mobile in Kenya from the rest of Africa and other leading mobile markets worldwide?

20th July 2012 Download
Reports Consumer ordering habits

Weza Tele (Nairobi, Kenya) and iHub Research (Nairobi, Kenya) conducted a 2-month exploratory study in Nairobi beginning in March 2012 to understand various consumers' ordering and vendors' distribution habits

19th July 2012 Download
Reports Kenyan Farmers use of Cellphones,Calling preferred over Sms

Angella Crandall's report on Kenyan Farmers use of cellphones. The increasing penetration of mobile phones in Kenya has led to a rise in SMS-based information dissemination services.Findings revealed that Kenyan cell phone users still prefer to call rather than SMS (short message service) due to th

23rd May 2012 Download
Reports Nairobi Burning; Post election violence from the urban perspective

In the aftermath of the elections held in December of 2007, Kenya burst into flames. For nearly three months, the country was unsettled by a wave of ethno-political violence. This period of post-election violence saw more than a thousand Kenyans killed and between 300,000 and 500,000 internally disp

22nd May 2012 Download
Reports Vacancy Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Information Systems

There are vacancies for Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in Information Technology & Information Systems at the School of Technology, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA).

26th April 2012 Download
Reports Vacancy - Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in IT & IS @ GIMPA

There are vacancies for Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in Information Technology & Information Systems at the School of Technology, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). Please see more details in the attachment

26th April 2012 Download
Reports Mobile Health Report

Mobile Health Report

26th March 2012 Download
Reports ICTD African Researchers Network Session

The ICTD African Researchers Network is a growing group of Africa-based researchers, started at ICTD 2010, interested in improving ICTD scholarship on the continent. This session will provide a space to collaborate practically on research ideas and quality with the goal of producing short papers

13th March 2012 Download
Reports m-Legal: Data Democracy

M-legal makes use of the prevalence of mobile phones for the extension and digitalisation of legal services to last-mile populations.

21st February 2012 Download
Reports Audience Spaces: Mobile for the Unbanked- Lessons from Tanzania (December 2010)

A report on the sharp increase in the use of m-money services in Tanzania, where the growth has been higher than in Kenya.

21st February 2012 Download
Reports MIT Press Journal; Innovations

Lead Essays on Data Democracy

16th February 2012 Download
Links A Periodic Table of Visualisation Method

This is a periodic table representation of the visualisation method involves data, information, concept, strategy, metaphor and compound visualisation which are color-coded in the table. The periodic table model allows a detailed vs. overview representation, detail and overview,structure visualisat

15th February 2012 Download
Links IST Africa 2012 Conference and Exhibition

IST-Africa 2012 will focus on the Role of ICT for Africa's Development and specifically on Applied ICT research topics addressing major societal and economic challenges, which is part of the European Commission's Information Communications Technologies (ICT) Theme of FP7. IST-Africa 2012 will take

14th February 2012 Download
Reports Economics of M-PESA

This is an update on a previous paper "Mobile Money". This document shows the growth of users of M-PESA and in agents over the period covered by the data. The number of users is measured by the total number of SIM cards registered to M-PESA

14th February 2012 Download
Links 6th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (ICEGOV2012)

ICEGOV series focuses on the use of technology to transform relationships between government and citizens, businesses, civil society and other arms of government (Electronic Governance). ICEGOV2012 will be organized by the Center for Technology in Government , University at Albany in Albany, New Yor

14th February 2012 Download
Infographics Kenya infographic

The arrival of the undersea fiber cables in Kenya in 2009 has revolutionized the technology and economic sectors. Kenya is one of very few countries in Africa with a comprehensive framework set up in this regard.

14th February 2012 Download
Infographics Uganda infographic

Uganda has one the lowest internet penetration rates in the world. However, the government has completed two phases of laying fibre optic cables and all Uganda government and parastatal offices are set to be connected via this fibre cable.

14th February 2012 Download
Infographics Tanzania infographic

The mobile market in Tanzania is growing in a steadfast manner and has managed to break the 50% penetration barrier as of mid June 2011. While the Tanzania Communication Regulation Authority (TCRA) are yet to release publicly statistics on the mobile sector beyond June 2011, it is estimated that ove

14th February 2012 Download