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Overview

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Don’t you dream of a democracy built on transparency and accountability?

Well, know this today, you can develop, disrupt, and collaborate with thinkers and doers to make the world’s largest democracy the best it can be.

Understand that it is in your hands to change the less-than-satisfactory status quo.

Amazing technological advances since Independence offer you chances to script a new narrative, one of unprecedented economic and social progress.

Stoke a new digital revolution to drive intelligent choices for a better nation. As a patriot, walk confidently into tomorrow knowing that you had a pivotal part to play in destroying old paradigms.

You need a future to believe in. You need a democracy that will not let you down.

With that spirit, HackerEarth is conducting a hackathon - Hackocracy and invites all developers and hackathon enthusiasts to participate in an interesting and engaging hackathon.

Business as usual won’t work when we face challenges such as these!

Our goal is to bring together people with diverse backgrounds and skills to unite around a common goal to promote fairness, openness, and equality.

Help fashion a responsive, vibrant democracy where no voice goes unheard by leveraging software/media …

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This Independence Day, be a Hacktivist and watch your nation take pride of place.

Themes

Democracy

Political Transparency

When people have little say in the decision-making process, you no longer have a real democracy. Political accessibility is an issue that’s faced often enough but rarely questioned. We need solutions that make it easier for citizens to be heard by representatives—solutions that can keep people in remote corners of the country informed about the latest decisions, increasing p...

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Media

Fake News and Free Press

There is a saying that goes, “Whoever controls the media, controls the mind.” When virality outweighs truth, you have fake news. We need tools for fact-checking and helping people decipher fact from fiction. We need tools to ensure the “freedom of the press” holds for those who are attempting to bring the truth to the public but end up getting bullied by people who abuse ...

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Corruption

Bring to light the corruption around you

Corruption is a disease that eats away at the very core of democracy. Corruption is everywhere, taking various forms. We want to build hacks to expose misconduct to help control its spread and purge the system of corruption.

Society

Create a social impact

We need solutions that will ensure freedom from many social ills. It could be freedom from unemployment, homelessness, child labour... anything and everything that will make India a better place to live in. We want solutions that will trigger socio-economic change.

Umang Smiles

Umang Foundation is managed by working professionals in Mumbai. Team Umang is focused on reducing the school drop-outs in slum based and rural Maharashtra by taking preventive measures by providing basic stationery material.

Visit the link for detailed requirements https://goo.gl/La4nk7

The /Nudge Foundation

Challenge 1: Learning Management System
At The/Nudge, the Product and the Operations team are heavily dependent on google drive for creating, updating, and accessing content and assessments. With the addition of a new course content, the trainers undergo only in-person training which at scale will become a challenge in implementation. Managing multiple trackers and several versions of content on g...

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Prizes

Main Prizes
1st Prize
INR 75000
2nd Prize
INR 50000
3rd Prize
INR 25000
Special Prizes
Umang Smiles
INR 10000

The team submitting the best project under the theme and completing the most number of features listed on the requirements will be receiving the special prize.

The /Nudge Foundation
INR 10000

The team submitting the best project under the theme and completing the most number of features listed on the requirements will be receiving the special prize.

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