|Hackathon Start||2017-09-14 09:00:00 UTC|
|Hackathon End||2017-09-16 23:00:00 UTC|
|Hackathon Duration||62 hours|
CIJA US joined forces with BIRN and Talks 2.0, to challenge extremist narratives in the public discourse throughout the Western Balkans – in particular those disseminated online – and to equip critical voices in the target countries with the skills, know-how and resources to counter radicalization, the recruitment of foreign terrorist fighters and violent extremists and other dangerous trends.
Hackathon: Networking with inspiring participants from across the region. Pitch sessions to compete for project funding support. Tech trainings, content mentorship and keynote presentations from top experts and practitioners.
Awards: 1st Place $10,000, 2nd Place $8,000, 3rd Place $6,000, and three additional awards of $2,000 each.