When someone goes missing, any data you can get helps the task of evaluating the situation, searching and finding that person. Think of it similar to the inspiration phase of IDEO. An online profile with any piece of intelligence and an individual ma
People who are detained without trial, almost always, especially in Africa, are breadwinners.
What their families will live on while they are under arrest must occupy the detainees' minds. Technology can assist these detainees' families at least me
Technology and the growing use of apps on devices such as iPhones are increasingly popular among today's population. Something that features stories of unlawful detainees and tips on how to make a change from 1,000 miles away is as easy as just click
The best way to Capitalize on the Power of Knowledge is to put knowledge in the hands of many: potential detainees, their family and friends, aid organizations, and fellow protestors. By serving two different functions at two different points in tim
A real time word connector which is accessible online to individuals and organisations working in the human rights sector, which will enable them to link unlawful detention case files with legal clauses - by running a search through a digital databas
A repository of all the supporting materials, technologies and apps one needs when participating in an event that may lead to detention. This general schema is built on four generalized events in the trajectory to detainment coupled with the specific
Inspired by finding low-tech solutions to issues of the unlawfully detained, this universal symbol could be used by detainees as a cry for help. This symbol would be flashed, Morse-d, carved or dropped in a bottle as a crumb of detainment...or worn a
This concept targets the portion of unlawfully detained individuals by way of protests or rallys. It's an education service deployed in the middle of protests to offer information about individual rights, check-in's for tracking services, and any oth
Around the world, from the Arab Spring to Chinese Anti-Corruption Campaigns to African Crisis Mapping to Occupy Wall Street, people are using mobile phones & online social networks/media to become activists & communicate important information.
There have been many efforts to create advertising campaigns jointly by various advertising agencies, in order that communities are awareand react to events that are against human rights. It would beinteresting to create a network with the best copyw
Applying tech to petitioning can make it more accessible, effective, & powerful; even helping protect petitioners (who're petitioning against injustices like others unlawful detention) themselves from unlawful detention & other human rights abuses.
A single platform which on receiving a push or a pull trigger (#helpme) searches and list last 5 activities from various communication platforms like social networking sites , check-in , SMS,GPS and inform or broadcast the mapped area (based on las