Web 3.0 in Africa:
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25 Influential Women to Shape Africa’s Web3
25 Influential Women to Shape Africa’s Web3

July 3, 2024

Africa, Blockchain, Newsletter

25 Influential Women to Shape Africa’s Web3

Africa, the continent with the world's youngest and fastest growing population, is brimming with potential. This dynamism extends to the burgeoning world of blockchain technology, where a new generation of women are emerging as leaders and innovators. While the global tech industry has a well-documented male domination, Africa is witnessing a surge of women actively shaping the future of blockchain. From entrepreneurs building groundbreaking startups to educators fostering financial literacy through crypto, these women are shattering stereotypes and carving their own paths in this field. From Lagos to Nairobi, Cape Town to Accra, and Dar es Salaam to Dakar, women are taking charge, leveraging blockchain to drive change, foster economic growth, and promote social inclusion.

Top 10 Universities in Africa to Study Blockchain
Top 10 Universities in Africa to Study Blockchain

June 24, 2024

Africa, Blockchain, Newsletter

Top 10 Universities in Africa to Study Blockchain

Blockchain education in African universities is gradually developing, with several institutions leading the charge in incorporating this technology into their curriculum. Despite initial slow adoption, there is now a growing interest and implementation of blockchain courses and research initiatives across the continent.

Cape Town’s Millionaires Grow, Energizing Web3 Startups
Cape Town’s Millionaires Grow,  Energizing Web3 Startups

June 7, 2024

Africa, Blockchain, Newsletter

Cape Town’s Millionaires Grow, Energizing Web3 Startups

Cape Town, the southern tip of Africa, is experiencing a surge in Web3 startups, fueled by a growing pool of high-net-worth individuals (HNWIs) interested in Web3. South Africa, now [Africa’s biggest economy](https://www.visualcapitalist.com/breaking-down-african-economy-by-country/#:~:text=At%20first%20place%2C%20South%20Africa,the%20first%20half%20of%202023.), maintains a friendly regulatory approach towards cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based technologies, which is providing a fertile ground for startup-led innovation.

Social Blockchain Projects in Africa
Social Blockchain Projects in Africa

June 5, 2024

Africa, Blockchain

Social Blockchain Projects in Africa

Thank you for visiting our blog post! 🎀✨ In this blog post, we will reveal some of the amazing social blockchain projects in Africa, based on our cutting-edge research on Social BC Projects in Africa 📈. We will discover how they are leveraging blockchain to address some of the urgent issues and needs in the continent, such as identity, remittances, insurance, savings, credit, housing, and education 🙌. We will also celebrate some of the successes, opportunities, and challenges of these projec

10 Countries: Bitcoin Mining Takes Off in Africa, Powered by Green Energy
10 Countries: Bitcoin Mining Takes Off in Africa, Powered by Green Energy

May 20, 2024

Africa, Blockchain, For Developers

10 Countries: Bitcoin Mining Takes Off in Africa, Powered by Green Energy

Across Africa, a new digital gold rush in the form of bitcoin mining is underway. Thanks to cheap electricity, China’s crypto mining ban, a tech-savvy population and supportive regimes, at least 10 countries in the continent are attracting large-scale bitcoin mining operations even as the cryptocurrency halved on April 19.

Crypto On/Off Ramping Solutions in Africa
Crypto On/Off Ramping Solutions in Africa

May 9, 2024

Africa, Blockchain

Crypto On/Off Ramping Solutions in Africa

Thank you for visiting our blog post 🐲🌟 While digital finance offers local currency loans, DeFi, in many cases, requires on/off crypto ramping for the local currencies. In this post, we look at the on/off crypto ramping solutions in Africa. New projects are expected to develop more convenient options for the web3 service users in the region. 👽 Blog posts related to this post EMURGO Africa 2023 Annual Report: EMURGO Africa’s 2023 Key Contributions in Carbon Offset Trade, Lending, and Crypto