The UN Is jumping on the blockchain bandwagon to fight against climate change and more

Signal of change / The UN Is jumping on the blockchain bandwagon to fight against climate change and more

By Michaela Rose / 06 Sep 2017

5 Reasons the UN Is Jumping on the Blockchain Bandwagon

By the time they woke on May 31st, 2017, 10,000 Syrian refugees stationed at Azraq camp in Jordan had received their long-awaited aid. But instead of the typical white and blue trucks from the United Nations' World Food Program (WFP), the aid came in the form of electronic vouchers distributed on the back of a rapidly-growing technology called blockchain, specifically the Ethereum blockchain.



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