Techfugees is partnering with MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab to find and reward tech-driven solutions to refugee needs. The non-profit organisation launched the competition in… Read More
10 Aug 2016
On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, Impact Hub Athens officially launched the Techfugees Athens chapter by hosting a first event “In transit” bringing together immigrants… Read More
10 Jul 2016
On the 2nd July 2016, Techfugees will be holding a free conference in Cambridge, UK that will look into how technology can improve refugee camps and address the question of data security for humanitarian tech projects. The event will bring together developers, designers, engineers, refugees and NGOs and will be the first event of Techfugees Cambridge. Registration is free.
The event will give particular consideration to improving internet/local network connectivity, data security/privacy and personal empowerment, and look at relevant technologies improving access to training/education/jobs.
Earlier this month our very own Tom Hayton travelled to Helsinki to run Newcomer Bootcamp- a business boot camp for refugees… Read More
10 Jun 2016
Techfugees Torino winners: the hackathon to design technology solutions using innovative payment solutions
More than forty people, including developers, designers, and students, participated last weekend at the Turin Techfugees Italy challenge: finding innovative… Read More
25 May 2016