9 regions, 5 continents,
1000 hackers and
The UN SDG Action Campaign
connected, created and collaborated during a
48-hour global hackathon around 3 of
the UN Sustainable Development Goals
“Throughout the tenure of my Presidency, my office and I will remain
firmly committed to fostering new methods of increasing awareness about the new agenda, and ways of
working across sectors to achieve its implementation. As such, we look forward to closely
following the outcomes of the hackathon, and will warmly welcome the winners to the United
- H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the United Nations General Assembly
: Industry Innovation & |
BAHRAIN, LAGOS, CHANDIGARH, LISBON
: Reduced Inequality |
LONDON & RIO DE JANEIRO
: Responsible Consumption & Production |
BALI, NEW YORK, GENEVA
Reconnecting to nature with zero waste ceremonies in Bali and beyond.
E-receipts sent directly to your phone.
Paperless Erasable Braille Slate
A paperless, reusable aid for teaching children Braille.
Access to Anti-Retroviral Treatment for people on the move.
Integrated transport system that gives commuters real-time information on bus routes, stops and fares via a mobile application.
Connecting small scale farmers directly with consumers to boost agricultural industry.
An app that helps consumers shop more consciously. Consumers scan the item that they want to buy, and the app gives the product an EQ rating to determine the impact of the product on the people who make it, the politics surrounding it, and how good for the planet that product is.
NEW YORK CITY
The world’s first closed-loop marketplace for sustainable garments. Find beautiful items to fill gaps in your closet, then return those items when no longer wanted for credit toward future purchases.
RIO DE JANEIRO
A platform that connects refugees with job opportunities.
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