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Advances in the implementation of digital local currency
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In this section we will find initiatives that promote economic and social development through tickets, tokens and the like.
There is currently a rewards program for people who commit with the environment, the most interesting part of this is that it is developed through a digital platform, with a system of allocation of points or digital currencies, called ecoins. That’s right, ecoins is a regional program that emerged in Costa Rica since April 2018 and is currently present in five Latin American countries, such as: Costa Rica, Peru, Guatemala, Colombia and Nicaragua.
The purpose of this program is to promote a correct disposal of recoverable materials; for this, constantly developing public-private partnerships, and creating new incentives for those individuals who want to participate.
But how does ecoins arise? and what is the reason for their success? At #LGDC we talk with Lucila Espinoza, Deputy Director of the Program and with Gustavo Paz, Coordinator of Communication and Regional Projects, who
explained the objectives and the future of the same.
ecoins is born from the need to educate and sensitize the population in Costa Rica, not only on the subject of recycling and how to incorporate this on a day-to-day basis, but on how to deal with real waste problems. On mid-2015, talks began on the waste valuation as an economic opportunity, which transcends the environmental aspect. It emerges as a program that places the consumer in the center, creating an ef icient ecosystem that involves all stakeholders related to a specific waste and one where everyone wins.
And it is that over the years, the responsibility for waste has been away from technological aspects and has moved from public to the private sector and vice versa,
This section has the most important news about local currency implementation and its different uses.
A government in which the management of money is transparent by means of the blockchain and that allows government processes to unfold technologically, ensuring the effective traceability of products, contracts, among others and without it being necessary …see more
Governments reinvent themselves with blockchain Micro Bonds through Blockchain?
The State of New Hampshire has entered the market for digital assets, its governor Chris Sununu formed a commission to determine the current status of cryptocurrencies and their impact on the industry. This commission must submit a report no later than …see more
From reducing electoral manipulation, raising subsidies in a more reliable way, until fighting the fake vaccine passports, blockchains run as the solution to many of the problems at the governmental level, being necessary for it … see more
The State of New Hampshire has entered the market for digital assets, its governor Chris Sununu formed a commission to determine the current status of cryptocurrencies and their impact on the industry. This commission must submit a report no later than … see more
CityCoins, one of the most popular local currency providers, relevant due to their associations with New York, Miami and Austin. It has begun negotiations with the city of fraternal love to create its own cryptocurrency, as Mayor Jim Kenney has mentioned when commented that … see more
Dubbed the Gulport House, this property in Florida has become the first house to be sold as one NFT (Non Fungible Token), for the sum of 210 Ethereum, that is, approximately $631,790. Although the new owner obtains a physical house, the advantage of the sale by means of cryptocurrencies is that the transfer can be done in a way … see more
Jason Powell, a Tennessee state legislator, has proposed two bills that would allow your state to invest in cryptocurrencies. The proposal seeks to amend the Code current state and incorporate crypto, NFT, and blockchain into the list of… see more
In recent months, a number of cities and municipalities in American have chosen to venture into the world of cryptography, as a way to provide stability to public funds and ensure citizen contribution through the transparency and security of transactions through and through the blockchain, an example of this are … see more
The constant development of the crypto world and the implementation of local digital currency, have found their hold in Miami and New York, the two main cities that compete to become the capital of … see more