Article: BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY: Bridging the digital skills gap is key to addressing unemployment

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File picture: Reuters/Dado RuvicBLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY: Bridging the digital skills gap is key to addressing unemployment

Implementing blockchain education programmes in communities may address and redress the current skills shortage. Lack of education remains inextricably linked to rising unemployment rates in the country, despite renewed investment in job creation initiatives by government.

Digital upskilling offers the easiest path to solving unemployment issues – by creating opportunities for and deploying the mass of stagnant talent we have in South Africa and across the continent.

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Article: Optimism abounds for crypto and blockchain adoption at virtual Blockchain Africa

Blockchain, Crypto

Optimism abounds for crypto and blockchain adoption at virtual Blockchain AfricaOptimism abounds for crypto and blockchain adoption at virtual Blockchain Africa

The primary-ever digital model of Blockchain Africa delivered an optimistic outlook for the cryptocurrency and blockchain area within the continent because the world settles into a brand new regular dictated by COVID-19.

The convention featured various well-known trade commentators, contributors and thought leaders from all over the world who addressed a very digital viewers. The occasion attracted round 4,000 attendees on-line, in line with organizer Sonya Kuhnel, regardless of going digital in gentle of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

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