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January 6, 2015
by Hao Nguyen
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Caktus Libya Project Makes Top 10 Stories of 2014 for Technology Tank

Technology Tank, a communications and tech think tank, recently ranked their top 10 stories of 2014 and Caktus made the cut. Earlier this year, we shared a story about Libya’s SMS voter registration system. We’re happy to learn that other people were just as excited about our work ...

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September 19, 2014
by David Ray
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Improving Infant and Maternal Health in Rwanda and Zambia with RapidSMS

I have had the good fortune of working internationally on mobile health applications due to Caktus' focus on public health. Our public health work often uses RapidSMS, a free and open-source Django powered framework for dynamic data collection, logistics coordination and communication, leveraging basic short message service (SMS) mobile phone...

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July 15, 2014
by Daryl Katz Riethof
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What was being in Libya like?

Since this interview was done, Libya’s capitol began experiencing more violence. As of today, militias are fighting over control of the Tripoli international airport, the primary way in and out of this section of Libya. We’re keeping our friends and colleagues in Libya in our thoughts in these truly difficult times. This post speaks to the energy and talent of the Libyans we’ve worked with during this challenging democratic transition.

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July 1, 2014
by Nicole Foster
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Chapelboro.com: Carrboro Firm Develops Web App to Register Voters in Libya

Chapelboro.com recently featured Caktus’ work in implementing the first ever voter registration system via text message.

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June 26, 2014
by Hao Nguyen
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TechPresident: Libya Uses World's First Mobile Voter Registration System

Caktus team members from our Libya mobile voter registration team recently spoke with TechPresident about the context and challenges of implementation.

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