Kenya Open Data

By Amy West

July 21, 2011

Recently Kenya launched Kenya Open Data, a portal to national and sub-national data by and/or about the nation of Kenya. The site runs on a tool called Socrata boasts a host of really nice features including: rss for catalog & new visualizations rss for specific datasets row-by-row links to the source data in visualization screens (link applies to items below was well) widgets for embedding on websites sort/hide columns; aggregation/disaggregation on data views sharing of specific views via social media & email a sign in option for data uploads The site also contains links to other data platforms such as Google Public Data Explorer.

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