On April 5 2019, at the end of the two hackathons, a panel of experts and young people drawn from the Mediterranean region selected the 8 projects to be awarded a grants to aid their development.

It is:
– LE .31, Algéria
– FEEL, Palestine
– MEN LEWEEL, Morocco
– EL HOURRIA, Morocco
– SAMANDALIOUNE, Lebanon
– MEGAPHONE-LEBANESE ECONOMY VIDEO SERIES, Lebanon
– خالف تَعرف, (Radio Souria), Syria
– HABKA’ARK, Libya

These 8 winners were chosen from 250 digital projects that were received.

30 projects were pre-selected to participate in a hackathon in Tunis and Amman in March. These events served as a full-scale test of the viability of the projects. The teams, made up of journalists, web developers, graphic designers and designers, were pitched against each other in a fun competition to produce and build on the best presentation of their project.
Support was provided to the teams by media, web, communication and entrepreneurial professionals.

D-Jil is run by a consortium of partners with the following members: CFI (France), Fondation Samir Kassir (Lebanon), IREX Europe (France), FMAS (Morocco) et Leaders of Tomorrow (Jordan) and is co-financed by Union européenne.

https://www.cfi.fr/en/project/d-jil