8 months ago
Together with a number
of organizations and agencies, the University of Kurdistan Hewler organized the
first environmental hackaton in the Kurdistan Region.
The two days’ event held on 19-20 July,
2019 brought together people who have an environmental business idea that can
provide innovative and sustainable solutions to an environmental problem.
The event was collaboratively
organized with Cewas Middle East, Borda WesCa, Re:Coded and Response Innovation
Lab. The School of Science and Engineering were the organizers on the UKH's part.
The top three winners
won up to three thousand USD and will receive long-term support for turning
their business ideas into a startup.