A lifeline for the startup ecosystem in KP Scott Belsky once said, “It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” No doubt, possessing an idea is a big asset but making it a reality is what counts. And Pakistan’s current entrepreneurial ecosystem is the true manifestation of why executing ideas is the most crucial part. Last year Pakistan was globally classified as an Emerging Market […]
Revolutionizing the traffic system in Peshawar Ever been in a gridlock situation? Pressed for time and stuck in traffic, wishing that you knew an alternate route for your destination? Or ever wanted to register a complaint about illegal activities right on the spot? Ever been in need of nearby rescue personnel to overcome any problems that you might be having while travelling? These are just a few […]
After a very successful first and second batch, we have launched our 3rd batch of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program 2017. This time the Fellows would be following the tagline of the program “Explore, Innovate, Create and Improve” to develop effective solutions for the public services.
The new Government Innovation Lab, Durshal, bustled with energy and zest on the afternoon of 7th March. Government officials, Code for Pakistan and World Bank representatives, mentors, Alumni Fellows and the new batch of Fellows had collected at KP IT Board to launch the third cycle of the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program. Since 2014, KP IT Board, Code for Pakistan and the World Bank have […]
By Ebtihaj At Code for Pakistan, we all know how impressive our Fellows are. Just when we think our alumni have done it all in terms of giving back to the community, we hear from several more about how they have gone on to build incredible products, successfully pursued entrepreneurship, or have transitioned into newer, better careers. With the expansion of Code for Pakistan’s Fellowship Program, […]
After the first successful batch of KP Civic Innovation Fellows, the second cohort of Fellows has achieved even greater success in improving the way government works in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Let us introduce you to the KP Civic Innovation Fellowship Program, its 2015 Fellows, and what’s been happening in the last 6 months.