Lesotho Public Financial Management Hackathon 2022 for Sub-saharan Africa

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Ifeoma Chuks

Lesotho Public Financial Management Hackathon 2022 for Sub-saharan Africa. Apply below.

When is Application Deadline?

21st December 2022

Other Dates:

  • 06 Dec 2022: Briefing Webinar
  • 21 Dec 2022: Applications close
  • 22 Dec 2022T: op 10 shortlisted
  • 03 – 06 Jan 2023: Top 10 Presentations
  • 10 Jan 2023: Top 5 teams selected
  • 17 – 18 Jan 2023: Work sprint: Workflow
  • 22 – 23 Jan 2023: Travel to Lesotho
  • 24 – 26 Jan 2023: Hackathon takes place

Tell Me About Award:

The hackathon will be in the form of a three-day (72 hours) design thinking event where multidisciplinary teams will analyze the problem, generate ideas, and propose some concrete technological solutions to set up digital signature infrastructure for the IFMIS in Lesotho.

Proposed IT solutions are expected to be presented in the form of a prototype. The hackathon’s working sessions will be conducted by professional facilitators with experience in public sector digital innovations.

What Countries are Eligible?

The hackathon is only open to participants in the sub-saharan Africa content.

Where will Award Take Place?


Who is Eligible?

  • Must be based within the sub-saharan Africa region
  • A team must be inclusive of the skill sets outlined below
  • Registrant not be from stakeholder organizations
  • Members of a team must be 18 years and older
  • Team’s proposal should cite open licenses published by the Open-Source Initiative (OSI) of the tech / tools to be used

NB: You may apply as an individual and be match-made with other participants.

What is Value of Award?

All travelling costs are covered for including accommodation, meals and local travels in Lesotho.

How to Apply?

Register and submit a proposal by 21 December 2022 to stand a chance to participate in the hackathon.

 Register Now


Visit Application Webpage for Details

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