TECHFUGEES NAIROBI HACKATHON

Free
Completed
3rd April 2019
iHub, 6th Floor, Senteu Plaza. Galana/Lenana road junction
Starts 12:00 AM ends 12:00 AM
iHub
Organizer

Event Details

Techfugees is an impact-driven global organisation coordinating the tech community’s response to the needs of refugees, asylum seekers and displaced people. It exists to empower displaced people with technology and build with them long terms solutions to their everyday challenges.

Today, Techfugees' local Chapters span almost across all continents from Americans to Australian and Techfugees Kenya is amongst them!

The Techfugees Nairobi Hackathon will bring together for 3 days developers, designers humanitarians, together with newly arrived and settled refugees to design and prototype #tech4refugees projects on ONE topic: HEALTH

THE CHALLENGE

The Kenya Red Cross are looking for innovative solutions to enable local health workers and community leaders to provide early health warnings and avert more serious health problems in Kakuma refugee camp.