LKD Facility

Learning and Knowledge Development Facility


Apply Now for the #LKDForum 2021 Hackathon!

August 23, 2021

Would you like to contribute to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals? Would you like to transform every step of the way of supply chain management in agri-business and have a real impact? If so, apply now for the #LKDForum 2021 Hackathon, an initiative organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the European Training Foundation, and WorldSkills International.

Get the chance to be among the 10 teams who will develop solutions to how supply chain management in agri-business can be greener! We invite you to bring your ideas to life on how agri-business can generate less waste, carbon emissions, and reduce energy consumption. Together, we can contribute to a more efficient and sustainable future.

The #LKDForum Hackathon will bring together young professionals and industry leaders who will mentor and guide the teams to develop the best solution to the challenge. If you are under 30 and have experience in the areas of web and graphic design, app development, marketing and communications, game design, and/or vocational training background/professional experience in skills related to the green industry, we look forward to receiving your application.

Get the chance to be among the 3 lucky winning teams that will win prizes in cash. The team that develops the best solution will receive 4,000 €, the second best 2,500 €, and 1,000 € for the third.

Solutions will be judged based on practicality, quality, innovation, and alignment with the theme.

Event schedule:

Day 1: 20 September 2021 – Kick off + Online ideation + co-creation session

Day 2: 23 September 2021 – Hackathon (8 hours)

Day 3: 24 September 2021 – Hackathon (4 hours) + Outcomes live demo + Award ceremony


Click here to send your application!

Applications close on 12 September 2021.

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