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Humanitarian Hackathon Application Form

The Humanitarian Hackathon is a two-day event designed to generate solutions for today’s urgent humanitarian challenges.  International and Belgian humanitarian organisations, donors, large companies, startups, academics and talented individuals will come together to generate new ideas, build prototypes and launch new projects that could help save millions of lives around the world.

The Humanitarian Hackathon is an initiative of the Belgian Ministry for Development Cooperation, Digital Agenda and Telecommunications, and is organised by the World Food Program (WFP) and Hack Belgium Labs.

The hackathon welcomes participation from organisations and individuals who have the skills and capability to create, deliver or fund innovative solutions, such as:

  • Humanitarian organisations
  • Technology startups and mature companies of all sizes
  • Social enterprises
  • Small, Medium and Large companies (CSR)
  • Companies specialised in supporting the Humanitarian sector
  • Donors (governmental and non-governmental)
  • Investors
  • Academics/scientists
  • Professional designers, developers and engineers interested in building solutions for the humanitarian aid sector


Application deadline - December 14th, 2018