Blockchain: transforming the lives of African farmers

Financial Fox, Social Impact of Blockchain. Directly from Africa, Clinton Van Eden, Head of Operations at Block Commodities, talks about how new technologies could empower farmers and communities in Africa. With the government’s full support and key partners like Dala/Wala, Block is creating a new blockchain-powered commodities ecosystem that, “holding farmers’ hands”, will increase agricultural output, while reducing inefficiencies in the production cycle. Block Commodities’s blockchain pilot project in Uganda is on track to start later in the summer. Also in the show, Chris Cleverly, BLCC Executive Chairman and Stefania Barbaglio, blockchain Public and Investor Relation Expert.