#HackTheCamp: A hackathon ready to provide the refugee crisis with solutions

How can we improve living conditions for refugees? How can the access reliable information on their legal status?What kind of apart unities are available or can be created for refugees? How can we tap on the many skills that moving populations bring with them? How can populations in transit and local populations come closer and[…]

Hate Speech Plugin Gives Internet Trolls a Chance to Pause

Hate Speech Blocker is a new browser plugin that tackles the complex problem of online hate speech without blurring the line between freedom of speech and censorship. Call it a spellchecker, of sorts – for hate. Typically, online hate spammers that get caught venting their anger on unsuspecting victims could end up with their social[…]

#peacehackLDN: And the Winners are…..

The ten hack teams pitched their ideas to the audience and our amazing panel of judges – Dr Sue Black OBE, Founder of TechMums and Author ‘Saving Bletchley’, Peter Barron, VP Communications & Public Affairs Google EMEA, Georgiy Kassabli, Software Engineer Facebook and Mana Farooghi, Senior Peacebuilding Programme Officer at International Alert. The ten projects:[…]