Tag: united nations

Aug 18 2022

UN Exec: Regulating Crypto Use Will Make Internet Safe

Ghada Waly, executive director of the UN office on drugs and crime, has argued that restricting the usage of cryptocurrencies can help make the internet a bit safer. Controlling Crypto Will Keep Internet Safe On August 18, Waly emphasized that the focus should be on examining how digital assets are utilized unlawfully during a session with the World Economic Forum. Notably, many assets...

Aug 17 2022

Kenya’s Crypto Crowd Expects Better Experience With President-Elect

Kenya's Crypto Crowd hopes that William Ruto will be more crypto-friendly because he is the younger candidate, and his campaign is geared toward young people. Local crypto experts "assume" that William Ruto, who will be the next president of Kenya, is a better hope for Kenya's Crypto Crowd than Raila Odinga, who lost the election. […] The post...

Aug 15 2022

United Nations agency criticizes the use of cryptocurrencies

Aug 15 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  cryptocurrencies news united nations

According to UNCTAD, stablecoins and cryptocurrencies are unstable financial assets that could worsen the situation for emerging economies. The impact of cryptocurrencies should be kept to a minimum in developing countries, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The organization claims that digital assets are unreliable financial instruments that could further […] The post...

Aug 12 2022

UNCTAD Wants To Curb Crypto Adoption In Developing Countries. Of Course They Do

The United Nations’ UNCTAD wants developing economies to do as they say, not as they do. In a shocking document, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development tries to convince the poorer countries to keep out of crypto. Arguably, the best technology to help them grow financially. In classic gaslighting fashion, the UNCTAD downplays the benefits, highlights the risks, and tries to...

Nov 11 2021

Breaking: United Nations Launches NFTs to Highlight Climate Crisis

Nov 11 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

The NFT frenzy has been the biggest talking point this year as many mainstream brands and celebrities have turned to the NFTs for promotion and auction. The latest to join the foray is United Nations but their focus is more towards bringing awareness around climate crisis than using it for just a promotional event. United The post Breaking: United Nations Launches NFTs to...

Aug 12 2021

Top Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Updates | August Week 1

To keep readers abreast of the recent developments from non-fungible tokens (NFTs), Altcoin Buzz has compiled the latest updates from last week. The past week has been an interesting one. We've followed the development of the sale of NFT collectibles which stimulate more sales in the space. There has also been rising integration with other sectors as championed by a crypto derivative exchange,...

Oct 04 2020

United Nations Partners With IOHK for 75th Year Anniversary

In commemoration of its 75th year anniversary, the United Nations (UN) is partnering with IOHK, the technology firm in charge of developing Cardano (ADA). The announcement about the partnership between the United Nations (UN) and IOHK was made to the general public through IOHK's official Twitter handle....

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