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OPEN ACCESS

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Non-profit

OPEN EDUCATION

Our Projects
Non-profit

OPEN DATA

Our Projects

Who We Are

Open Switch Africa Initiative

Open access, open education and open data

Open Switch Africa is an initiative that works with the next generation (youths and children) in Africa to enable open access to technology and education in Africa, while bridging the digital divide through advocacy, capacity building and impact projects. 

What We Do

PROVIDE THE BEST
SERVICES

ACCESSIBILITY

We advocate for proper accessibility backed by technology in key fields of learning

BOTTOM-UP APPROACH

We believe that youths are key in a bid to build a more open and technology-driven society.

INCLUSION & COMMUNITY BUILDING

We are building a community of advocates through our volunteering platform.

CAPACITY BUILDING

We believe strongly in building capacity of youths in data analytics and human-centered design using technology tools.

Recent Blog Posts

Introduction to Internet governance

September 10, 2017
The world is evolving, and so is the internet. A significant part of the human...

Open Switch Africa wins Open Knowledge International grant.

May 10, 2017
https://blog.okfn.org/2017/02/24/announcing-the-2017-international-open-data-day-mini-grant-winners/ Follow the link above to view the original post on the OKI website This...

Open Data- building businesses through Big Data

February 7, 2017
Big data is a term used to describe data-sets so large or complex such that...