Silicon Cape, United States Embassy in SA to host hackathon

Silicon Cape, United States Embassy in SA to host hackathon

The Covid-19 crisis and accompanying national lockdown had a dramatic effect on all businesses, but those operating in the township economy were the hardest hit, with 67% being unable to operate at all under stricter lockdown levels and 75% reporting a reduction in...
Virtual Hackathon to boost township economies

Channel Africa LIVE Interview

Digital solutions sought to accelerate Township Economy The global pandemic Covid19 has negatively impacted South Africa’s township economy with 67% being unable to operate at all under stricter lockdown levels In the efforts of boosting the township economy, Silicon...
Virtual Hackathon to boost township economies

Hackathon zones in on digital solutions to curb GBV

Tech incubator Silicon Cape and the US Embassy in South Africa are coming together once more, to run a weekend-long hackathon aimed at finding digital solutions to fight the scourge of gender-based violence (GBV) in the country. While the hackathon, which forms part...