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George Siosi Samuels: Bitcoin is more than just a currency for Tuvalu
This week, CoinGeek's weekly Asia/Pacific-focused show The Bitcoin Bridge looks at the Tuvalu National Digital Register—a project that's getting a lot of attention in the BSV industry.
This entrepreneur wants to create a 'digital twin' for Tuvalu in the metaverse. Can it save the island nation?
Some say the Pacific island nation Tuvalu could be underwater within a century. This entrepreneur believes it's time to consider how technology such as virtual worlds might help.
George Siosi, Founder Faiā Corp and Bitcoin SV Ambassador to the Pacific (Part 1)
By Damian Kelly George Siosi is the founder of Faiā Corp, which is well underway towards conducting one of the world’s most ambitious digital transformation projects – moving Pacific Islanders (and other communities around the Pacific Rim) towards a world of continuous interconnectivity, using modern tools such as blockchain technology. Faiā is currently working with Pacific Island countries and businesses. One such project is Tuvalu’s National Digital Ledger (TNDL). The project harnesses blockc
Blockchain Could Preserve Tuvalu's Government if Nation is Displaced by Climate Change
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Tuvalu National Digital Ledger: Empowering the world’s first blockchain citizens
The inhabitants of Tuvalu, a small island nation in the South Pacific, could become the world’s first blockchain citizens, whose identity, citizenship and financial data are secured on a public blockchain. In December 2020, the Tuvaluan government announced that it would embark on a massive digital migration project which would see it integrate its governance […]
Can the Blockchain Give This Island Nation Threatened by Climate Change a Digital Future?
As rising seawaters lap at their feet, citizens of Tuvalu are experimenting with digital tech like the blockchain and cryptocurrency to preserve their identity and independence.