What is WaterHackathon? WaterHackathon is a hackathon dedicated to solving water problems facing developing countries, such as:
- access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation
- flooding and drought (i.e., climate change issues)
- irrigation and watershed management
- environmental pollution
When and where is the WaterHackathon? The two-day marathon hacking event will take place on October 21 – 23, 2011, with multiple global locations bringing together software developers, designers and water experts to solve – “hack” – real-world water problems.