Resources

Useful resources and information


Resources

UN Women Hackathon


Pitch Template_EVAWG Hackathon
End Violance Against Women & Girls
UN Women EVAW Final 28th March RAN


Technical info And Support


http://www.codecademy.com/ learn Ruby, Python, Java, PHP, CSS, … online
http://www.random.org/decimal-fractions/ Random number generator (paste output to Word)
https://www.the-qrcode-generator.com/ QR code generator and scanner
https://www.atlassian.com/software/bitbucket/overview - source version control
https://www.atlassian.com/software/confluence - information and document sharing
http://www.jetbrains.com/teamcity/features/ - continuous integration
https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira - bug and issue tracking (also see Trax)
http://www.pushwoosh.com – open API for messaging between server and mobile platforms
http://howmuchtomakeanapp.com/ - app development estimates
http://www.thoughtworks.com/insights - articles & books about programming tools and techniques, especially open source - e.g. NoSQL databases, specification by example

Financial Backing


Crowdsourced equity funding - https://www.crowdcube.com/
https://www.seedrs.com/raise
https://www.equitynet.com/
https://www.crowdfunder.com

Other crowdsourcing funders - www.kickstarter.org – contributions for product development in exchange for early versions and tokens of gratitude www.indiegogo.org – contributions to non-profit service and product start-ups www.kiva.net – loans to operational businesses http://vc4africa.biz VC4Africa website, https://vc4africa.biz/signup/?p=demo-africa