The first session of the UN Habitat Assembly will take place in Nairobi from 27th to 31st May 2019. I trust that some of you will be in Nairobi!
For those of you who plan to attend, you should register online by Wednesday, 15th May.
Youth Urban Resilience Hackathon
Kenya Red Cross, UN Habitat, ICHA and Partners for Resilience have come together to organize a Youth Urban Resilience Hackathon on the sidelines of the first session of the UN Habitat Assembly. The theme of the Hackathon is ‘Driving Innovations for Better Cities’ and the final pitching and awarding ceremony will take place on Thursday, 30th May from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Young people below age 30 and their
networks(groups) are invited to participate by submitting their
innovative ideas around three thematic areas:
1. Environmental Conservation and water use
2. Open and Public Spaces
3. Innovative business solutions for livelihood and youth employment
To apply, interested participants are required to fill and submit this application form by Sunday, May 19th. Link to apply: https://www.unhadb.org/registration