Details
Date:

April 20

Time:

06:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Event Tags:

Colombia, Data Hub

Organizer

Techfugees & Comparte Por Una Vida

Website: Organizer's Website
Techfugees and Comparte por Una Vida in Colombia are organizing a one hour discussion about how technology can support Venezuelian migrants on 20th of April 2021 at 6PM GMT – London time. 

About this Event

Regional and local guest speakers will discuss local challenges faced by displaced communities regarding access to employment and financial inclusion and what – tech – solutions/best practices have come out as a result across Colombia.

Moderators:

Leila Peltier – Techfugees Data Hub Colombia Lead (Comparte Por Una Vida)

Matthew Gardiner – Techfugees UK Chapter Volunteer

Speakers:

COMPARTE POR UNA VIDALala Lovera, Director at Fundación Comparte por una vida, Colombia

DIGNIFY AIEnrique Jose Garcia, Managing Partner

More to be confirmed (Valiu, Immap, Colombian Government)

Grab your ticket here.

About these Live Sessions:

Techfugees places the voice of the displaced persons at the heart of everything its global community does. The Live Sessions are a series of online public focus groups providing a real-stage for displaced persons to share insights on regional and local challenges and explore how innovative digital technology solutions are currently tackling those challenges. Prior Live Sessions recordings are available on Techfugees youtube channel.

About Techfugees Data Hub:

Techfugees is a global volunteer-led community of humanitarians, technologists, innovators, digital creators and research organisations, including displaced persons.

In March 2020, the global community aggregated open data to launch Data Hub, providing insights and a heatmap of the impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable displaced communities and sourcing existing digital solutions ready for implementation. Since September, the scope of research has been broadened to include other non-health related challenges faced by displaced persons

To learn more about Techfugees Data Hub & join us

👉🏿 http://tfdatahub.org/