UNICEF crypto portfolio manager Cecilia Chapiro said the fund is now accepting applications from startups in emerging markets to receive investments via this second donation of roughly 1,125 ether (ETH), or $262,000 at press time.
Developing an open source, blockchain and mesh networking based solution to provide connectivity for unconnected people.Rakib Islam,
CEO, W3 Engineers Ltd
The UNICEF Innovation Fund is proud to see portfolio member, W3 Engineers, graduate. They’ve come a long way – from numerous product iterations to deep diving into understanding their ecosystem better, strengthening their business model, and gearing up to take their solution to market. They’re now ready to collaborate at a larger scale – as they find new pathways to work with partners, investors, and the open source community.
Ethereum Classic Labs and the UNICEF Innovation Fund are partnering to drive blockchain-based solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems. Here’s a look at the first three projects selected to receive funding and other support — and how they aim to improve people’s lives.
At Telemesh, we have quarterly goals for keeping our dedicated teamwork synced and accountable. Now it’s time to share our most recent updates with you. We’ve got quite a line up of announcements, so let’s dive right in.
If you like to look behind our previous works before hopping into our latest updates, please click here to take a glance at our last quarters:
W3 Engineers Ltd. was started as a technology innovations lab constructed to build blockchain, mesh, cloud, mobile, IoT and big data applications. Since the very beginning, their mission has been to support humanitarian & social causes with innovative connectivity solutions. W3 Engineers’ believes that the digital divide has become one of the greatest challenges in the world, and their solutions will help those in emerging markets keep pace with the fourth industrial revolution while also fulfilling their goal of helping underprivileged people.
The last few months were fascinating for our Telemesh project. Please click on the link below to catch up the previous updates of our project:
Now that you know a few works of Telemesh let’s have a look at the journey of it in the 3rd quarter.
Spilling The Beans
It started as an insight, turned into an idea, and through its fullest execution, it has now become epochal. Indeed, Telemesh has become one of our most talked-about and noblest projects within a short time. W3 Engineers Ltd. has earned a lot of popularity on mobile mesh networking through this great innovation. The pioneering concept of connecting the unconnected people all over the world, without the support of WIFI, cellular networks, sim cards, or any traditional network coverage has stunned the tech world mass.
Ethereum Classic Labs Accelerate is thrilled to announce seven finalists as part of Cohort II. We have selected projects and businesses that will grow and maintain the ETC community, expand social impact solutions, enhance interoperability with other blockchains, and provide white label solutions for enterprise needs. The finalists were selected from among 150 startup submissions and align with the vision and goals of the ETC Labs Accelerate program.
It has been six months since UNICEF announced a cohort of six companies to receive seed funding from UNICEF’s Innovation Fund.
The companies are blockchain start-ups and are being supported by UNICEF’s Innovation team for twelve months. The start-ups are Atix Labs (Argentina), OS City (Mexico), Precrypto (Mexico), StaTwig (India), W3 Engineers (Bangladesh) and Utopixar (Tunisia).
We have been eagerly waiting up until now to share about all the exciting news on the progress and our achievements on Telemesh so far. In case if you have missed the last update then click on the link below to catch up-
Now, that we all are on the same page, let’s have a look at the past three months-