Londoners: Join the Development Data Challenge August 25-26

The Open Knowledge Foundation is hosting a Development Data Challenge this weekend in London. According to the organization, "This weekend in London, coders, designers, development experts, data wranglers and interested citizens and invited for the Development Data Challenge in London. Join us at the Guardian for a weekend of data wrangling, visualising and challenging questions. Bringing together hacks and hackers, developers and development experts, we want to answer interesting and difficult questions about international development – and in the process, demonstrate the value of the amazing amount of new data that is now available."

The announcement continues, "Do you know of any interesting and relevant datasets? Can you clean and wrangle data? You might be able to turn that data into an awesome app. Maybe you can make data look beautiful and tell an amazing story. Or maybe you just have a great idea. Please sign up to attend the event: Eventbite page."

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