Techfugees Ireland 🇮🇪

Techfugees chapter in Ireland was launched at the Creative Minds hackathon that took place on 14-16 October at the Dublin City University (DCU) Ryan Academy in partnership with the U.S. Embassy and Intel. Techfugees Ireland is focused on developing solutions to empower refugees with technology and promote refugee inclusion, integration and self-reliance.



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🗓 Take a look at the Techfugees global calendar here 


⏮ 2017, April 24th: Projection of Requiem for Aleppo

2017, March 15th: Lye Ogunsanya, Guest speaker @TechforGood meetup

⏮ 2016, October 14th > 16th: Creative Minds Hackathon


The Core Team

Techfugees Ireland is lead by:

Lye Ogunsanya, Dublin

Attaché to Chairman of Joint Committee on Transport, Comms and Energy, Lye is also the Co-Founder & CEO of AKI-NA – a social enterprise established in 2013. As the Connect Project Coordinator in Dublin, Lye works with Connect – the world’s leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications.

Learn more about Lye? Reach out on LinkedIn, follow him on Twitter!


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 Press coverage

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Make a donation

Your donation will go into supporting innovative projects and collaboration in our five focus areas which represent the most pressing issues for refugees.