[HOT] Kivu Volunteers

Reinier Battenberg reinier.battenberg at mountbatten.net
Wed Dec 19 16:02:52 GMT 2012


We emailed around a bit and came across www.kivuphone.net For those of you who 
do not master the Dutch language, its an initiative that runs a GPS enabled 
radiostation. So, you dial in to the radioshow and listen to it on your phone.

They have a network of volunteers that we could tap into. If we organise a 
training, we could create a group of people on the ground that could start 
with filling in streetnames in the cities, and eventually do more, depending on 
resources & needs.

Would this be interesting to organise? How would that work? Who would be able 
to go? Is there budget to organise GPSes & trainers to go and stay (and 


Reinier Battenberg
Mountbatten Ltd.
tel: +256 758 801749
twitter: @batje

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