Currently 13 active African chapters
2014 target to grow 20 chapters across Africa
10x annual d|Bootcamps
10x annual d|Masterclasses
5x DataLiberation scraperthons
5x Code4Democracy hackathons
1x annual pan-African TechCamp
$1m/yr in seed grants thru ANIC
$500k/yr in story grants thru TASC
A new Nigeria fund & fellowships will launch soon
! Nairobi Data Bootcamp 2012
Digital + Data Literacy Skills: !
We host data literacy bootcamps and
masterclasses, develop course materials,
and convene strategic policy roundtables +
catalytic hackdays across Africa to develop
data skills & knowledge.
We're creating a diverse community of
civic hackers, data activists and data
narrators through a pan-African network
of Hacks/Hackers chapters, with
CitizenLabs in tech incubators, and
'kickstarter' Code for Democracy cocreation events.
Funding to Scale:!
Hacks/Hackers serves as an ideas factory + !
team-building machine for our venture funding
partners, who offer seed grants + angel & earlystage impact investment, to initiatives that have
achieved meaningful traction, and that offer
scalability, sustainability and replicability.
We network the global
to share our skills, our
successes & our mistakes
with the world
WANT TO JOIN?
Sign-up on our Google Group at: http://bit.ly/HHlagos
Join the umbrella Hacks/Hackers Africa community on Facebook at: http://bit.ly/HHAfrica