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UN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS TOGETHER WITH CRYPTO-EXPERTS LAUNCH OWN CRYPTO-CURRENCY

31 December 2020 | www.unucrypto.com

UN University students and alumni have taken the initiative to conduct research on digital ecosystems to determine the best solutions. 7 experts in the crypto industry have responded to this initiative to bring this global and ambitious project to life. At the first stage, a group of developers was created who will launch tokens based on blockchains of various cryptocurrencies to attract investments in the UNU CRYPTO startup.

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• In practice, determine the behavior of the Ecosystem and the behavior of the Token by examining legal, informational, technological, economic, network, social, technical factors of influence.
• Upon completion of the study, the UNU CRYPTO ecosystem will be created with a full set of cryptocurrency capabilities.
• Throughout the entire period, we will popularize cryptocurrency among peacekeeping and humanitarian companies around the world and 17 UN SDGs in the crypto industry. Read more …

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Sustainability solution or climate calamity? The dangers and promise of cryptocurrency technology

June 20, 2021 | Economic development | news.un.org

The negative environmental impact of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin has been widely covered in the press in recent weeks and months, and their volatility has also been flagged as a cause for concern. Nevertheless, the UN believes that blockchain, the technology lying behind these online currencies, could be of great benefit to those fighting the climate crisis, and help bring about a more sustainable global economy.

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The UNICEF CryptoFund

What is it all about?

Christina Lomazzo, Blockchain Lead & Mehran Hydary, Product Manager

23 December 2020 | www.unicef.org

In October 2019, UNICEF launched the CryptoFund, a new financial vehicle allowing UNICEF to receive, hold, and disburse cryptocurrency – a first for the UN.