Hack for SDGs is a marathon to "hack" the challenge of facilitating the achievement and implementation of the SDGs inthe agri-food sector through international cooperation. Within EXCO2019, SDGs are an opportunity for the private sector toidentify innovative solutions for the development of the international cooperation sector represented by national andinternational agencies, governments, financial institutions, and civil society.
Who can participate? PhDs; experts; professors; scientists; academics; startups; innovators.
For their participation, all teams will receive the official FAO & FFI certificate and awarded at EXCO 2019. The winningteam will also have the chance to join FFI for one of their SDGs related initiatives that take place all over the world.
How to apply? Fill in this form no later than April 19th, 2019!
For the Hackathon participants, it is highly recommended to:1) Follow the FAO elearning course entitled “Introduction to Sustainable Development Goals indicators under FAO custodianship” available free of charge, upon registration through the FAO elearning Center: www.fao.org/elearning2) Consult the publication entitled: “Transforming Food and Agriculture to achieve the SDGs” http://www.fao.org/3/I9900EN/i9900en.pdf