Join us in celebrating the most impactful projects in the industry at the 2017 Latin American Bitcoin Conference (LaBitConf) in Bogota, Colombia on DEC 4-7, 2017
Our launch year, gave us the opportunity to gauge the amount and variety of Blockchain4Impact projects emerging from the blockchain technology ideals and entrepreneurial mindset. Here are some of the Nominees and Awarded projects from our earlier edition:
Corruption is one of the main wounds of Latin America. Among the most important causes of this social problem is the ability to manipulate public information by officials and governments, until now
Using blockchain to enable pre-school teachers to easily access government subsidies that support disadvantaged children to pay for schooling
Decentralized P2P lending for small farmers
Crypto donations via smartmeters to primary schools
Platform for ensuring legit and slave free production methods and supply chains
Enables people to create IDs/wallets without access to internet and power grid
Stimulating Social Economy by allowing for Mutual credit system that works with a cryptocurrency:
Decentralized social impact ecosystem
Consumption and donations: Sandblock is creating a decentralized consortium for brands and customers. It is a new kind of economy where brands can offer branded tokens instead of loyalty points.
The project aims to contribute to bridging the huge financial gap in Africa, starting from South Sudan where only 3 percent of the population is banked.
Organized community across the globe willing to achieve its social and environmental goals and cannot find a successful strategy within the current governing financial system.
Vaccines Supply Chain data insights, security and efficiency
ComGo is the blockchain based technology platform of the Common Good Ecosystem (CGE)
Exploring blockchain as a tool for social , economic and civic inclusion in low income neighbourhoods
Shelpin connects socially responsible consumers, brands and NGOs so each purchase generates a donation that is only released when the community validates the outcome of the social project
Helperbit uses bitcoin blockchain, exploiting the efficiency, speed and transparency of this technology in order to offer a unique P2P donation platform that empowers users to have full control over their donations and gives public audit of organizations activities.