Uganda’s open data scene looks interesting at the moment and we’re glad to be able to support it through some of our grants. We recently awarded a grant to Development Research and Training for their open data work in the country and are delighted to award Fruits of Thought a second grant of £18,895 towards […]
Organisation: Fruits of Thought
A few months ago we announced we had awarded Fruits of Thought a second grant towards their digital mapping work with Ugandan universities. A few months on and we have been catching up with the FoT team on how the project has gone. They have held a total of seven mapping events with more than […]
Sometimes, it’s easier to let grantees explain their work in their own words and that’s what the team at Fruits of Thought have done with the following presentation, which explains why we have awarded them a second grant and what they plan to do with it. Enjoy!
Uganda’s tech for social change space is still in its infancy, though rapidly NGOs are beginning to recognise the potential of technology to contribute towards their outcomes. It is a challenging environment for entrepreneurs and those working in the governance space, predominantly due to governance issues, lack of access to capital and business support. Nonetheless, […]