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Call out to participate in Macheke hackathon

Are you aged between 18-35 years, residing in Mashonaland East (Ruwa, Macheke, Morondera or Headlands) and interested in participating in our upcoming hackathon? If your answer is yes then you are the right candidate that we are looking for.

Magamba Network (Open Parly ZW) is looking for young people, community activists, citizen journalists and developers to promote progressive new civic tech within Zimbabwe’s civic space through finding offline solutions to provide access to information to rural communities using innovative tools for the Rural Kiosk.

What is a Hackathon? A Civic Hackathon is a day-long event that brings together experts including developers, designers, citizen journalists, activists and community participants to solve a single problem.

Where: Macheke
When: 14 October 2021
Time: 8:30 -5pm

Submit your details on the link below or click here (Hackathon participation form)to register and stand a chance to win an Open Parly ZW branded trophy and USD$1 000 prize money:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1tyYif8iOdMUD8vMt2eBVffRX8BPsH_6zOHmlWaGj6xA/edit

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