about us

Open Cities Lab is a non-profit organisation (NPO 255-261) established by a group of founding members who desire to serve the common good through the advancement of transparency.

We are governed by a Board of Directors currently made up of Matthew Adendorff, Nicole Copley, Richard Gevers, Geci Karuri-Sebina and Bryden Neville.

We operate from Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town. Get in touch with us or find us on social media (links in the footer)!

our team

Abigail
Kemper
Research
Ayanda
Nene
Development
Brian
O'Leary
Research
Callum
Oberholzer
Development
Carla
Ziady
Design
Dieumerci
Kazadi
Development
Ella
Alcock
Research
Lerato
Mosehle
UI Design
Matthew
Adendorff
Data Science
Megan
Gericke
Operations
Megan
Martin
Traffic & Coms
Paul
Figueira
UX/UI Design
Phakamani
Xulu
Development
Richard
Gevers
Mission Dev
Sophie
Mcmanus
Research
Sarah
Findlay
Product Owner
Thandeka
Bhengu
Data Science
Wasim
Moosa
Development

We are proud to have the following organisations as part of our delivery:


funders

Indigo Trust

The Indigo Trust funds organisations using digital technologies to improve transparency and accountability in sub-Saharan Africa

Luminate

Luminate supports organisations and entrepreneurs working to enable people to participate in and shape the issues impacting society, and to hold those in power to account.


our partners

We exist because of the generosity and sharing of our partners and community. This is a list of partners we are proud to work with.

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with thanks to

aws
google
heroku
microsoft
receipt bank
slack
trello
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