Technology

Overview

This team is responsible for maintenance of https://uchaguzi.or.ke for the duration of our election monitoring project.

During the week of the elections, only those people will be allowed to publish updates to the codebase. Pull requests for of forked code will be accepted, though not advised as they will likely not implemented during a live project unless absolutely critical.

Ways that the public and tech team can help

  1. Click Through testing the software. Performing a simple walkthrough of the platform, both the public facing side and the administration, is immediately helpful in helping us ensure that the experience of submitting and processing reports is functional, understandable, and easy.
  2. Fixing and adding patches. When bugs are found in the system, please submit them directly to our code repository  so that we can immediately assign them to the proper developer.

A detailed walkthrough on how to contribute code to Ushahidi