Enabling a sustainable way of life and creating an Open Source Economy through free access to self made means of production.

The Global Innovation Gathering (GIG) is a vibrant, diverse community of innovation hubs, makerspaces, hackerspaces and other grassroot innovation community spaces and initiatives as well as individual innovators, makers, technologists and changemakers.

Hyrac Tech is a social tech company that is focused on empowering people with the resources and education they need to succeed in these digital generation.

icebauhaus is the German partner in the international ice network of greentech & social innovation hubs. icebauhaus is geared towards a bottom-up strategy that combines both local and international trends with state-of-the-art technological developments.

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London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. It works at the cutting edge of new thinking in Design, Media and Screen and prepares its students to become the future of the creative industries.

PeaceTech Lab works to reduce violent conflict using technology, media, and data to accelerate and scale peacebuilding efforts.

The Federal Foreign Office, (Auswärtiges Amt), is the foreign ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany, a federal agency responsible for both the country's foreign policy and its relationship with the European Union. It is a cabinet-level ministry.


AfricArxiv is a free, open source and community-led digital archive for African research and dedicated to enhance and open up research and collaboration among African scientists – co-design the future of scholarly communication.

Youth Social Advocacy Team (YSAT) is a Refugee Youth led Community Based Non-Profit Organization in Arua District, at the outskirt of West Nile Region, Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement, Uganda.

GoGirls ICT is a Juba, South Sudan based non-profit initiative founded by a group of dedicated young women in the fields of computer science, hacktivism and peacebuilding.

Andariya is building multiple digital platforms of edutainment, technology, contemporary and gender issues for a broad audience of socially conscientious, tech savvy, information hungry, internationally exposed communities tuned in to affairs of the Sudans from the inside and beyond through our expertise, integrity, grassroots coverage, creativity and innovation.

Platform Africa is a community interest youth-led non-governmental, not for profit organization started in Rhino camp refugee settlement, Uganda in 2017. It was founded by a group of enthusiastic South Sudanese with an aim to engage and empower their communities through the power of media, education and technology to facilitate an equitable, informed and resilient refugees societies.

Junub Open Space is an open resource and community innovation based space cultivating inspired minds through tech entrepreneurial innovations through open culture for social environmental development.

YEF is community interest non-profit organization committee to building strong peace & resilient host community and south Sudan/nese through the architecture of music, drama, ICT and social media platform for peace network.

Disruption Network Lab is an ongoing platform of events and research focused on art, digital rights, and disruption. The Laboratory takes shape through series of conference events at Studio 1, Kunstquartier Bethanien in Berlin, and at other local and international venues.

Hive Colab is a non-profit, community-owned, collaborative work-space for technology entrepreneurs in Uganda. Founded in 2010 as part of the AppAfrica Labs’ incubation initiative, Hive Colab is currently home to over 2000 members, over 50 social tech and business enterprises that have been created and arebeing supported by Hive Colab through economic empowerment.

We (CTEN Uganda) are committed to bringing our backgrounds as refugees together with our education and experience as professionals in ways that give greater voice, awareness, empowerment, and peace to refugees and host communities in northern Uganda. We particularly do this in ways that incorporate increased access and improved use of information and communication technology (ICT).

Youth for Peace and Development (YPD) is a non-profit making and a non-polotical national youth organization based in South Sudan formed to lobby and advocate for peaceful co-exsistence of local and national communities so as they can achieve sustainable development and live high quality lives.

The Working Group on Peace and Development (FriEnt) is an association of eight governmental organisations, church development agencies, civil society networks, and political foundations committed to working together to promote a range of approaches and highlight the importance of peacebuilding to policy-makers and the public at large.

The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) is a cabinet-level ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany.

ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is committed to peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide.

Canada's embassy in Berlin is one of four diplomatic representations in Germany.

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations based in Paris.

The University of Juba is a leading educational centre of excellence that is committed to national economic empowerment and social transformation through provision of quality education, pursuit of relevant research, promotion of innovation, facilitation of technology transfer, revival of national cultural heritage, protection of environment, and service to community.

AfricaOSH is a gathering for everyone interested in Open Science & Hardware in Africa.