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COVID19 & displacement hackathon

Event Name COVID19 & displacement hackathon
Start Date 16th Oct 2020 9:30am
End Date 16th Oct 2020 2:30pm
Duration 5 hours

To celebrate World Food Day 2020 and the launch of the University of Edinburgh’s new Health & Migration Network, we are delighted to invite Students of Medical Anthropology to take part in an online hackathon on Friday, 16th October 2020. With the help of mentors from our Syrian Food Futures team, students will work in small thematic groups on real-life data gathered through the Syrian Food Future's From the Field project on the impact of COVID-19 measures on agricultural livelihoods of displaced Syrians in the Middle East.

The maximum number of participants is 40, admission is on a first come, first served basis. Students can find more information and sign up for the event by following this link:

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