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RHok4Peace - Hacking for Humanity

Guest Speaker:
Apr 11, 2015
April 11 2015 @ 10:00AM - April 12 2015 @ 6:00PM
HiVE Vancouver, 210-128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC

PeaceGeeks is hosting its 1st hackathon of 2015 and its 2nd ever Random Hacks of Kindness to help some incredible organizations that are working on peace and human rights issues around the world. Like the Nakuru Gender-Based Violence Network in Kenya, that is helping to raise awareness about violence against women to local health authorities. Or Community Empowerment for Progress Organization in South Sudan, that is looking at how to leverage social media to challenge the escalation of violence in South Sudan. Or Aid Watch Palestine which aims to made aid to Palestine more transparent and accountable to Palestinians. Or you can help the teams at PeaceGeeks resdesign their websites or at Random Hacks of Kindness to migrate their content to a new site. Or help us to leverage social media to monitor the Nigerian Presidential Elections (Friday night/ Saturday).

If you are a:

  • web & mobile developers
  • front-end web developers & themers
  • graphic & communications designers
  • marketing & communications expert
  • social media guru
  • internatioal affairs geek

Then, join us on April 11 & 12 at The Hive Vancouver for the 2nd Vancouver Random Hacks of Kindness.

Event sponsored by Axiom Zen, LUSH, Affinity Bridge, The Hive, SalesForce, Ethical Bean and Nature's Path.

Partnership With:
Mar 21, 2015
Category: Hackathons
Time 2:
10 AM to 6 PM