Projects

  • Date
    August 31, 2017
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    Making Peshawar Cleaner and Proud! The application, Safa Pekhawar makes it easy to make complaints to Water and Sanitation Services (WSSP) Peshawar with just a few clicks. The application takes pictures and automatically collects GPS coordinates from the user and sends it to Management Information System (MIS) where the department reviews the complaint and forwards it to the relevant zonal office. This application has made the process much […]
  • Date
    August 25, 2017
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    Revolutionizing the traffic system in Peshawar The android based mobile application “KP Traffic” is a platform that will facilitate the public as well as the traffic police officials in realtime, improving their existing traditional and inefficient way of registering complaints. This application will solve and simplify 6 traffic related issues including: Complaints Module — Where the public will be able to report complaints about problems, potential traffic violations and […]
  • Date
    June 30, 2017
    First ever-digital solution for media safety in Pakistan initiated Muhafiz, is a digital solution for media safety has been initiated by Media Matters for Democracy, MMfD in collaboration with Code for Pakistan, Peshawar Press Club and National Press Club Islamabad. The initiative is supported by UNESCO Islamabad, Pakistan. Muhafiz is a digital safety net, that seeks to streamline the documentation of threats to media workers, crowd […]
  • Date
    June 30, 2017
    Media Matters for Democracy with the technical partnership of Code for Pakistan are proud to announce their latest initiative Muavin, an open source technological tool to support women facing harassment online. The initiative has been launched with support from Association for Progressive Communications, APC. Women who suffer abuse online, especially that of a sexualised nature are often left alone to face the abusers. The abusers on the other hand, often […]
  • Date
    June 10, 2017
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    Political system in Pakistan is characterized by low transparency and weak accountability, especially in terms of having effective and functional accountability mechanisms that are rooted in civil society and democratic processes. People in electoral constituencies are generally unaware of their legal rights, and lack organizational and technical resources to make their representatives and governments (i.e. local, provincial and national) accountable. Furthermore, they are not aware of […]
  • Date
    February 22, 2016
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    This Fellowship Team from the Fellowship 2015 cycle, partnered with the Traffic Police department to (1) build a new token-based system for getting new driver licenses, and (2) to develop a mobile application to allow the real-time reporting of traffic violations onto a centralized server, thus allowing the authorities to make smart decisions based on real-time data from the field. The Android app is accompanied by […]