As Bitland continues to expand and make future plans, there are various items that are going to be available. The first is the Bitland Country Logos. Find them here!
Decentralized land registry project Bitland has announced its ICO crowdfunding campaign and slated launch following a partnership with Danish exchange OpenLedger and revamped “decentralized conglomerate” CCEDK. Also read: Legal Identity for All: Can Bitcoin’s Blockchain Rise to the Challenge? Bitland: Development Project Has ‘Many Aspects’ Bitland (bitland.world), which seeks to secure rights for landowners by using the blockchain […]
Blockchain-based Bitland is looking to address the unregistered land issue in West Africa. Blockchain technology has been predicted as a major step forward for developing countries plagued with land disputes and corruption around real estate The creation of decentralised databases for land titles on a public ledger is a compelling use case for blockchain technology. […]
Who actually owns the plot of land? Foreign Affairs once published an article stating that one of India’s biggest problems is landlessness, where it was cited as the cause for widespread poverty while being a perpetrator of its social challenges Lack of land ownership is a major limitation to Indian economic growth and hinders the […]
The Challenge Securing property rights and modernizing land administration is central to many developing nation’s social and economic development. Countries that would benefit from blockchain technology experience many issues related to contradictory legal and administrative decisions that contribute to land insecurity and undermine citizen’s confidence in state institutions. In Nicuragua alone, it was once estimated […]
There’s been alot of discussion about the potentials of blockchain technology to transform various aspects of society, separate from its most common associations with cryptocurrencies. One application that’s received significant ponderance is the use of a publicly-distributed ledger for land registry purposes. And while many have simply talked, another group has been in action and […]
All credit goes out to Jacobs Edo Digitalization is here to stay. Digitalization is placing unprecedented pressure on organisations and government institutions to evolve. At the present rate, 75% of the S&P 500 incumbents would be gone by 2027. That means managing our collective transition to a digitally-driven business model is vital and crucial to […]
In developing countries the right to own landed properties as a priority can be placed just behind the right to life. Using Nigeria as a typical example, every piece of land is claimed, whether on record or not. Besides lands found almost in the middle of nowhere, ancestral ownership and transfer of such remains an […]
Bitland Uses Blockchain: As demand for land and other resources continues to rise, investors look to Africa. It is no surprise as Africa has the largest area of arable land in the world. Unfortunately, many problems persist due to Africa’s lack of documentation recording land ownership. This has led to many corrupt activities including land […]
The Bitland team recently attended the d10e conference in San Francisco. It was a great event with keynotes from John McAfee and Andreas Antonopoulos – among others. Chris Bates, CSO was on the panel for land registration. http://www.d10e.org/san-francisco-2016-agenda/ Audio will be posted soon!