On the 12th of July, Fruits of Thought gave a presentation to the Geo-IM Work Group about Opendata, the recent Kenyan initiatives around this, and about the proceedings of Mappingday.
Fruits of Thought is a collection of projects with the common mission to increase a more valuable and practical usage of internet by stimulating sharing information and collaboration within communities. www.fruitsofthought.org
The presentation is attached, and contains a lot of screendumps.
The links to find these pages are not in the presentation, but listed here:
The Open definition:
The US Opendata website:
The UK Opendata website:
The Kenya Opendata website:
The Worldbank Data Uganda page:
The Worldbank Finance Uganda page:
The CKAN registry of Opendata filtered on Uganda:
The raw data for the Uganda budget 2003-2007:
The visualisation of that data:
Virtual Kenya Maps:
Bank of Uganda Inflation statistics page:
Openstreetmap, Buckingham Palace, London, Kabaka Palace, Kampala and Muyenga.
www.walkingpapers.org and one of our uploaded walking papers.
A downloadable pdf + index from MapOsMatic.
the Electricity Network, Carparks, and on opvnkarte, the taxi routes (until they clear their cache, this is only available on this zoomlevel)