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Call for Applications: 2nd GNEC Hackathon

January 26, 2024

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Join the 2024 GNEC Hackathon

The GNEC Hackathon is your calling to create a real impact. Collaborate, create, and compete in a month-long online competition centered around the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and watch the winners be revealed on stage at the 2024 UN Civil Society Conference in Nairobi, Kenya. For more information and registration, please visit:

Dates for the 2024 GNEC Hackathon

Between opening and closing ceremonies, project development period and judging phases, we hope to see you there!

29 March 2024 | 12.00 PM (EST) Opening Ceremony

Online @ Youtube Live

The beginning of the hackathon, featuring guest speakers, the unveiling of the project theme, and an overview of the event's structure and objectives. Lineup TBD.

29 March - 30 April 2024 Working Period

Online @ Devpost

This phase of project development, where participants actively work on their ideas, attend workshops, and have the opportunity to seek guidance and collaborate.

1-7 May 2024 Judging Period

A panel of judges evaluates the submitted projects to determine the winners of the hackathon.

10 May 2024 | Youtube Live Closing Ceremony

In-person @ 2024 UN Civil Society Conference, Nairobi, Kenya | Online @ Youtube Live

The finale of the hackathon, where winners are announced, achievements are celebrated, and guest speakers provide concluding remarks and insights.

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