UNICEF & Cryptocurrencies - [Twitter & Web - ANN]
This week is very important for the entire global crypto space. The time to be real (or not) the ETF submit is finishing and, one press release from UNICEF is blowing some brains. “This is a new and exciting venture for UNICEF,” said Henrietta Fore, UNICEF Executive Director.
Here the fact:
"NEW YORK, 9 October 2019 – UNICEF will now be able to receive, hold and disburse donations of cryptocurrencies ether and bitcoin, through its newly-established UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund. In a first for United Nations organizations, UNICEF will use cryptocurrencies to fund open source technology benefiting children and young people around the world. "
The announcement is reaching a 7,7 Million followers potential audience
The Ethereum Foundation is the 1st to collaborate with them in this new way
Under the structure of the UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund, contributions will be held in their cryptocurrency of contribution and granted out in the same cryptocurrency.
“If digital economies and currencies have the potential to shape the lives of coming generations, it is important that we explore the opportunities they offer. That’s why the creation of our Cryptocurrency Fund is a significant and welcome step forward in humanitarian and development work."
The first contributions to the UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund will be received from the Ethereum Foundation and will benefit three grantees of the UNICEF Innovation Fund – and a project coordinated by the GIGA initiative to connect schools across the world to the internet.
The below tweet is the official twitter announcement
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