The application window will be open until 26th July 2020
Over the past four years UNICEF Innovation Fund has targeted open source technology start-ups. Its intention is to create public digital goods. The fund continues to pursue new ways to help the investors, such as in 2019 establishing a cryptocurrency denominated fund.
To date, the crypto fund has funded 8 startups with 125ETH each, and this year plans to invest in more innovative projects from emerging markets that are associated with humanity. Innovations concerning African crypto / blockchain are encouraged to compete for the funds.
Crypto Research Fund UNICEF accepts applications from:
- Private firms registered in UNICEF member states
- Will work with open source technologies
- Running prototype, with early pilot test tests.
- The solution may have positive effects on young children
If your innovation offers a solution to data transparency challenges, financial transparency, connecting people with each other through decentralization, empowerment, distributed ledger technology and much more, your application will stand out.
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