The Maps in Ghana with the technology Blockchain

Blockchain: revolution for land registration in Ghana A simple address, a title? Not so evident in Africa, where 90% of rural areas are not listed. To solve the problems associated with the lack of registers and land registers, the African NGO Bitland blockchain uses technology designed to use the Bitcoin currency, transaction and information security. […]

Blockchain : technological revolution or mirage?

This system, which is based on the virtual currency Bitcoin allows to establish secure and tamper-proof records. From finance to education, transportation, culture, applications could be endless. But we are not there yet … “Edurne and Mayel are happy to announce their marriage, the first in the world exclusively recorded on the ‘blockchain’!” No, it’s […]

Bitland is a Netexplo award winner for 2016

A digital land register for Ghana thanks to blockchain Need a deed of ownership or even an official address? That’s not always easy in Africa, where up to 90% of rural areas are undocumented. To tackle fraud and other problems arising from a lack of land registries, the Ghana-based non-profit Bitland uses blockchain technology to […]