Quotidian Data (QD) is a research institute focused on advancing understanding of the socio-technical layers of knowledge production and stewardship, especially related to data. QD conducts research and training around critical studies of science, technology and society in Africa, primarily focused on technology policy, cultures of data management and governance, and the political economy of technology and development.
QD is a Kenyan not-for-profit think tank headquartered in Nairobi with an office in San Francisco. The institute includes an R&D Lab, which investigates data software practices and techniques and actively develops new technologies.
More information can be found at www.quotidiandata.org (forthcoming).
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