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KoBoToolbox

Joined in August 2015

About Us

KoBoToolbox is the most widely used software for data collection, management, and visualization platform in humanitarian crises. Publicly hosted KoBoToolbox servers are used by more than 500,000 users worldwide who submitted more than 100 million surveys in 2020 to inform humanitarian, human rights, development, research, and public health emergency (including COVID-19) projects. Created in 2005 by a team of public health and conflict researchers, KoBoToolbox has been managed since 2013 by a growing team based at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (a Harvard teaching hospital).

KoBo, Inc. was founded in 2019 as a nonprofit organization to host and maintain KoBoToolbox, and to support open source data systems and technology for global development, peace, human rights and humanitarian action. KoBoToolbox is a free, open source software specifically designed for humanitarians and researchers working in complex emergencies and resource-poor environments.

KoBoToolbox is the most widely used software for data collection, management, and visualization platform in humanitarian crises. Publicly hosted KoBoToolbox servers are used by more than 500,000 users worldwide who submitted more than…

Issue Areas Include

  • Disaster Relief
  • Economic Development
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Hunger, Food Security
  • Research & Social Science

Location

  • 37 Highland Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

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