eKitabu

Nairobi, Kenya   |   For profit

Student using ICT

Project/Innovation Name
Driving Local Development of Born Accessible Titles in Kenya

Prize
Book Boost: Access for All Challenge
Winner

Prize Amount
Up to $162,000

Organization Website
http://www.ekitabu.com/



Prize Competition Summary
Business models that are rooted in optimizing and increasing the number of accessible books in the title development phase of the book value chain, resulting in a more efficient and cost effective process.

Innovation
Driving Local Development of Born Accessible Titles in Kenya

Innovation Summary
eKitabu will catalyze the born accessible book chain in Kenya to create a library of open source, accessible digital titles, adapting its open standards based toolkit for local content developers. A Content Development Challenge with prizes for local developers will create new, born-accessible content for the new Kenyan curriculum.

Collaborators/Partners
Digital Literacy Trust
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