STATUS: LIVE

Durban Answers is a city website where Durban citizens can find information and services with a simple search. On the website you can find information about licencing issues, health information, public transport, universities, schools, libraries, metro fines etc.Before Open Data Durban launched the website they created a crowdsourcing campaign to collect questions for Durban Answers, a website where people in Durban can go to find answers to frequently asked questions in the city.This way Open Data Durban wanted to ensure that they created a platform that addressed the challenges Durban citizens have in their communities.

Online presence

Home Organisation

Open Data Durban

Other Partners

Code for Africa, Indigo Trust

Type of organisation responsible for the initiative

NGO 

Contact

matthew@opendata.durban

Sources

http://ask.answers.durban/  

Updated: 2018/10/01

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If you know of a project or initiative that is not on the database please contact civictech@journalism.co.za with as much information as possible including contact details. We want to make the database as comprehensive as possible but we need the community’s help to do so.