On March 10th - 12th 2017... 9 regions, 5 continents, 1000 hackers and The UN SDG Action Campaign connected, created and collaborated during a 48-hour global hackathon around 3 of
the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
“Throughout the tenure of my Presidency, my office and I will remain
firmly committed to fostering new methods of increasing awareness about the new agenda, and ways of
working across sectors to achieve its implementation. As such, we look forward to closely
following the outcomes of the hackathon, and will warmly welcome the winners to the United
- H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the United Nations General Assembly
#Connect2Effect Winner 2017
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