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UNICEF (COVID-19) Emergency Response Appeal





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{"ops":[{"attributes":{"color":"#303030","bold":true},"insert":"Help fund open-source technologies that will further our mission of supporting children around the world."},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#303030"},"insert":"UNICEF will now be able to receive, hold and disburse donations of cryptocurrencies ether and bitcoin, through its newly-established UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund. In a first for United Nations organizations, UNICEF will use cryptocurrencies to fund open source technology benefiting children and young people around the world. "},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#303030"},"insert":"Under the structure of the UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund, contributions will be held in their cryptocurrency of contribution, and granted out in the same cryptocurrency.    "},{"insert":"\n\nThe first contributions to the UNICEF Cryptocurrency Fund will be received from the Ethereum Foundation and will benefit three grantees of the "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://www.unicef.org/innovation/stories/Fundblockchain6months"},"insert":"UNICEF Innovation Fund"},{"insert":" – and a project coordinated by the "},{"attributes":{"link":"http://www.giga.partners/"},"insert":"GIGA initiative"},{"insert":" to connect schools across the world to the internet.\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#303030"},"insert":"The Ethereum Foundation is excited to demonstrate the power of what Ethereum and blockchain technology can do for communities around the world. Together with UNICEF, we're taking action with the Cryptofund to improve access to basic needs, rights, and resources"},{"insert":".\n\n\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#303030","bold":true},"insert":"Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) emergency"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#303030","bold":true},"insert":"response appeal"},{"insert":"\n\nAlso, the COVID-19 pandemic poses an extraordinary challenge to the world. Currently affecting more than 200 countries and territories, the virus has upended the lives of children and their families everywhere, placing a huge strain on often already overburdened health and education systems.\n\nUNICEF is working with governments, partners and businesses to provide access to life-saving supplies including personal protective equipment for front line health workers to protect children and families.\n\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Help UNICEF protect and"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"support children and families affected by COVID-19"},{"insert":"\n\nYou might be reading this while on lockdown yourself, or while watching the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) spread rapidly and without discrimination, make its way across the world. No doubt you have thought, what can I do? How can I make a difference?\n\nThere are other very real and tangible needs you can support to help stop the virus in its tracks.\n\nHelp UNICEF protect and support children around the world by donating your cryptocurrency for good.\n\n\n\n"}]}

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