Calling all youth organizers in Sri Lanka!

Are you an organization/NGO that works with or for youth and technology in Sri Lanka?

The World Bank, Microsoft and Sardovaya Fusion have launched a regional competition “Coding you way to opportunity” in Bangladesh, Nepal, Maldives and Sri Lanka inviting innovative ideas and project proposals to promote coding skills to improve job prospects for the youth.

The Ideashop will give out more information on the competition, give you an opportunity to network and work in groups to brainstorm on ideas and proposals. You can choose to submit your application on the spot, or later. Please bring your laptop if you’d like to submit an application on the spot!

Ideashop: Coding you way to opportunity
Date: Tuesday June 17, 2014
Time: 8.30 – 11.30 am
Venue: No 42 11th floor DHPL building Nawam Mawatha col 2
Entry is free – but don’t forget to register and provide us with your details at:http://goo.gl/OO4FLg

Registration deadline: Friday June 13, 2014 9.00 am

 

South Asia Regional Grant Competition for Youth Coders

http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2014/04/23/south-asia-regional-grant-competition-youth-coders

Google Hangout: Coding Your Way to Opportunity

http://live.worldbank.org/google-hangout-microsoft-coding-your-way-to-opportunity