Blockchain for International Development in Istanbul

Impact-driven blockchain startups face significant challenges when it comes to expanding their initiatives. Their heavy reliance on funding from the Web3 community presents a major obstacle, making scaling – and in some cases, even survival – a daunting endeavor. During the week of Devconnect in Istanbul, Türkiye, we are determined to tackle this issue head-on.…

NGO Bootcamp in Nigeria

The widespread adoption of blockchain technology has been impeded by a lack of understanding and expertise in this cutting-edge field. Many organizations, including NGOs, face significant challenges in harnessing the potential of blockchain to drive positive social change. These issues were addressed in an NGO bootcamp attended by a good number of NGO personnel in…

Blockchain’s Role in International Development: A Comprehensive Research Study

Introducing Our Pioneering Research on Blockchain for International Development and Humanitarian Use Cases In today’s increasingly interconnected world, technological advancements aren’t just about faster processors or smarter devices. They are becoming vital tools in solving some of humanity’s most pressing challenges—from poverty alleviation to environmental sustainability. We are thrilled to announce the release of our groundbreaking…

Polygon Impact Care Center: Empower Your Startup

Is your social initiative not scaling? Impact-driven blockchain startups face significant challenges when it comes to scaling their initiatives. It can be a daunting endeavor to secure funding outside of the Web3 ecosystem. The Polygon Impact Care Center aims to support startups by providing a workspace for them to explore diverse opportunities. Entrepreneurs can tap…

Mercy Corps Ventures Funding Application Workshop

In the midst of a crypto bear market, blockchain startups face a daunting challenge: securing funding for their innovative projects. The unpredictability and volatility of the crypto market have made it increasingly difficult for these startups to attract the necessary investments. However, in an effort to address this issue, we have teamed up with Polygon Labs…

#Theresponsiblerevolution

“The Responsible Revolution” represents an open initiative, emphasizing the cultivation of ethical standards and highlighting the tangible social impact contributions within the blockchain domain. At its heart, the movement seeks to promote the application of blockchain technology in tackling urgent global issues. We are committed to supporting a diverse array of social impact initiatives, from…

A Glimpse into the French Ministry Visit

Impact Plus facilitated a key meeting between the French Minister for Digital & Telecom, Jean-Noël Barrot, and Polygon Labs’ experts, Mihailo Bjelic & Antoni Martin. This meeting aimed to combine diverse expertise and innovative ideas. It was a productive and inspiring discussion focused on exploring how Polygon’s infrastructure and ecosystem can contribute to France’s role…

A Meeting of Minds in Uganda: Polygon DevXTour

In a gathering that brought together key players from the web3 ecosystem in Kampala, startup founders, Polygon guild representatives, and the esteemed Tony Olendo from Polygon, the conversation revolved around the transformative potential of blockchain technology, including the realm of International Development. This event featured a series of presentations by various projects, with a special…

Global Planning Workshop at IESE

Impact Plus recently convened at IESE Business School in Barcelona, a renowned institution known for its unwavering dedication to academic excellence, values-driven leadership, and robust industry affiliations. Our visit to this esteemed institution offered a valuable platform for productive discussions with stakeholders during a week, enabling us to align with their interests and aspirations, further…

Blockchain for Impact at Harvard Belfer Center

The Blockchain for Impact Workshop, a groundbreaking event that took place on April 25th, was hosted at Harvard University’s prestigious Belfer Center, renowned as one of the world’s foremost think tanks. The workshop was a pivotal component of the Technology and Public Purpose Project, an initiative aimed at exploring the intersection of technology and societal…