Chuks Ojidoh is a grassroots mobiliser and community organiser with over twenty years experience in developing innovative strategies for promoting citizens participation in governance He is currently the Deputy Director of Community Life Project (CLP) - one of Nigeria’s leading Civil Society Organisations (CSO) promoting participatory grassroots development, community empowerment and popular participation in governance decision making around open government and participatory budgeting in Nigeria.
The thrust of CLP’s work is to harness social capital for promoting social inclusion, amplifying the voice of marginalised sub-populationsand also for empowering individuals, families and communities to act as agents of positive social change. He also heads and Coordinates- ReclaimNaija, a CLP project that is effectively deploying ICT tools in promoting citizen participation in the electoral and governance process.. The ushahidi platform is widely acclaimed as one of the most successful Ushahidi deployments with an outstanding crowd-sourcing record. Mr. Ojidoh was also a participant at the OGP London Summit.