Code for Ireland’s Vision: Improve society and the lives of people in Ireland using technology.
Code for Ireland’s Mission: Develop innovative and sustainable solutions to real-world problems faced by communities across Ireland, by fostering collaboration with civic-minded individuals, businesses and public sector organisations.
We focus on general categories of community and of public services. This includes, but is not limited to, healthcare, security / safety, education, funding, economic development, democracy.
If you would like to propose a project, please click here.
Code for Ireland follows in the footsteps of Code For America, which was founded in 2009. Like it, Code for Ireland has attracted technologists to get involved in developing solutions in and with the Irish government and its communities.
You can read the discussion (Trello) boards for the various projects here.
Thanks to the very many who filled in the Hackathon questionnaire. The plans are progressing well. You can see the results of the questionnaire here.