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Globethics.net Hackathon Award goes to Chukwudi Okolo, Commitment Award Winner and Brandt School Alumnus

Brandt School Alumnus Chukwudi Okolo received the 2021 Hackaton Award at the Globethics.net International Conference 2022 Awards Ceremony on the theme "Building New Bridges Together - INCLUSION, EQUALITY and DIVERSITY in Higher Education - for the World We Want to Shape." He won with his project titled "TEENS FOR TRANSFORMATION; Promoting Ethics in Society through Ethics Clubs in Basic Schools." It hopes to drive a new orientation that will check unethical behavior including corrupt practices and insincerity in societies.

Globethics.net is a network of teachers and institutions with the vision to embed ethics in higher education. They strive for a world in which people, and especially leaders are educated in, informed by and act according to ethical values and thus contribute to building sustainable, just and peaceful societies. The founding conviction of Globethics.net is that having equal access to knowledge resources in the field of applied ethics enables individuals and institutions from developing and transition economies to become more visible and audible in the global discourse.