Makerere University – ​ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) in conjunction with AidData Center for Development Policy (AidData – USA) , one of the Development Labs under the Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN) is pleased to announce a GIS Hackathon that will take place on ​Thursday,30th July 2015 from 7:30am – 6:00pm at RAN Innovation​ Lab ​in Kololo.

Please do not miss an exciting coding session with other GIS enthusiasts. ​​Teams will be challenged to develop ways to turn available data into useful and accessible information to help ​communities better adapt to and manage climate variability​ effects​.​
The winning Team​s or ​Person will walk away with prizes for the day.
The theme of the event is: ​​​​​Building Community Resilience towards Climate Change​ Effects: The ​power of GIS.

RAN Address (Venue​)​: You can follow through using the map on the link below:​