Ma3Route is a mobile/web/SMS platform that crowd-sources transport data and provides users with information on traffic, matatu directions and driving reports, it is thus informing city planning and transport regulation in emerging economies through the provision of transport data and trend analysis.

Tools and Features

  • traffic feeds, driving reports
  • journey planning app
  • developer APIs
  • live map
  • inclusion of informal minibuses

Governance of Case

  • online community and platform
  • digital service partner for businesses such as NOKIA, safricom, IBM

Drivers for Open Mobility

Through the inclusion of informal transport Ma3Route makes traveling easier in developing countries by democratizing and crowdsourcing timely transport information.