The team would like to start off by thanking all of you for your support and patience in the wake of our delayed release of a new beta version of Ushahidi. Today, we're happy to announce the release of Ushahidi v3.0.0-beta.9! 3.03-2 Take it out for a spin on our demo site, but keep in mind that this is not ready for production, but we continue to get closer.

What’s changed?

  • The tags/create storage error has been fixed
  • Default OAuth client no longer requires scope confirmation
  • Errors will now be formatted JSON, when in developer mode
  • The default admin password will always be "admin", even after running tests
  • Forms now have a "disabled" state, which hides them from public view

What’s New?

  • We’ve completely removed the Backbone/Marionette client from the repository (all future efforts will be focused on the new client (
  • The root URL of the v3 API now shows a summary/index page


An updated release schedule will be posted very soon. The next milestone release will be on November 13th, 2014.

How Can I help?




  • Join our discussions on IRC and the mailing list

Attention v2.x deployers! We *STILL* need you :)!

In the meantime, stay tuned on our blog, meetup page, twitter, facebook page and wiki for more announcements! Happy v3 beta release day!!