Blockchain and Sustainable Development – How Does It Work?

 

Everyone is talking about blockchain and DLT. But what exactly are they and how do they work? In RESET’s latest Blockchain Special, we offer some answers to those questions and take a look at how the tech can be used for both social and ecological good.

Blockchain and Sustainable Development – How Does It Work?

Everyone is talking about blockchain and DLT. But what exactly are they and how do they work? In RESET's latest Blockchain Special, we offer some answers to those questions and take a look at how the tech can be used for both social and ecological good.

Democratising Access to Essential Services With Digital Identities and Blockchain Technology

Blockchain could help provide a secure infrastructure for the deployment of digital identities - makin

What Exactly Are the Blockchain and DLT?

What is it exactly that blockchain can do? And why it so incredibly hyped? RESET takes a closer look at the technology and where its strengths (and weaknesses) lie.

Interview: How MineSpider is Using Blockchain to Keep Conflict Minerals Out of Our Supply Chains

MineSpider, a Berlin-based startup, is using distributed ledger technology to tackle the tricky problem of how to track where minerals come from and where they end up.

Nature 2.0: How Can Blockchain Help Ecosystems Manage – and Protect – Themselves?

Can the blockchain help natural systems manage themselves? A team of developers, theoreticians and researchers is trying to find out. We talked to Paul Seidler, one of the brains behind terra1.

Blockchain for a Better World – How Does That Work Exactly? We Talk to Blockchain Governance Expert Salomé Eggler

Can the blockchain be leveraged for positive change in the fields of climate protection, democracy and water management? That's exactly what the GIZ Blockchain Lab is trying to find out. We talked to Salomé Eggler, Blockchain Governance Expert at the GIZ.

Brooklyn’s Blockchain Power Grid: The Future of Clean, Green, Community Energy?

The power grid as we know it has had trillions of dollars of investment, and is a behemoth keeping the lights on. But could it be better? And how?

How Finland is Using Blockchain to Revolutionise Financial Services for Refugees

Refugees and asylum seekers forced to leave their homes are often found without paperwork, posing problems for them and for legal authorities in proving their very existence.

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Aid:Tech Distributes Digital Identities and Donations With the Help of Blockchain

Thirty per cent of developmental aid is thought to go missing due to corruption and fraud.