8 November the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan will host the ‘Baku Food Hackathon’, which aims to accelerate innovations in agriculture, increase national consumption of locally-made food products, and find creative ways to bring them to the tables in big cities.
The participating teams will be assisted by national and international experts in the field of agriculture, tourism, and innovation to develop their projects. The winning idea will receive €5,000. Second and third places will receive €3,000 and €1,000 respectively.
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