Remarks at SME Climate Hub United States Launch

ASSISTANT SECRETARY PYATT: Thank you, Pamela, and good morning everybody. Huge thanks to the “We Mean Business” Coalition and “America is All In” for hosting this launch event. This is literally my very first week at the State Department as our Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Resources. I’m reallyContinue Reading

Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) Teams Up with PayPal, TELUS Pollinator Fund, and Visa Foundation to Launch Corporate Impact Investing Initiative

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), in collaboration with PayPal, the TELUS Pollinator Fund for Good, and Visa Foundation, launched the GIIN’s corporate impact investing initiative and issued an open invitation to companies to engage and contribute. The new initiative aims to help corporations better deliver onContinue Reading

NFT Initiatives Launch Across Markets; US Banking Regulators Address Crypto; DOJ and Congress Target Crypto Fraud; FBI Cites Risks as DeFi Hacks Continue | BakerHostetler

NFT Initiatives Launch in Ticket Sales, Social Media and College Football By Christina O. Gotsis According to a recent press release, a major ticket sales and distribution company announced that event organizers who sell tickets on its platform now can issue NFTs before, during and after live events. To date,Continue Reading

Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) Boosts Digital Skills in Côte d’Ivoire with the Launch of its National Digital Academy

Smart Africa’s capacity building arm, the Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) ( continues to expand its footprint in Africa, with Côte d’Ivoire being the latest country to benefit from the digital skills development initiative. Launched in partnership with the Ministry of Communication and Digital Economy, the initiative will help nurtureContinue Reading

FinTech Sandbox, Tuesday, June 28, 2022, Press release picture

Public-Private Partnership Will Showcase the Breadth of its Programming Supporting the Massachusetts Fintech Ecosystem Including Angel Investing Education, Partnerships to Improve the Consumer’s Experience and Supporting MA’s Students to Join the Industry BOSTON, MA / ACCESSWIRE / September 15, 2022 / At this month’s Boston Fintech Week presented by FinTechContinue Reading

Hyperledger Announces Eight New Members, Including CasperLabs, Banque de France and Central Bank of Nigeria, to Kick off Hyperledger Global Forum

Announcements Include Launch of Hyperledger Solang, Release of Hyperledger FireFly 1.1, Details on Hyperledger Besu Ethereum Client Incentive Program, Introduction of Free Self-Sovereign Identity Training Course SAN FRANCISCO and DUBLIN, Sept. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hyperledger Foundation, the open, global ecosystem for enterprise blockchain technologies, today announced news from acrossContinue Reading

US, India Launch New Initiative To Increase Tree Coverage In India

New Delhi: US and India announced a new initiative to increase tree coverage outside of forest lands in India in a bid to support global climate change mitigation and adaptation goals. “The Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change, the Government of India and the US Agency for International DevelopmentContinue Reading

Sonia Cardenas

Trinity College has announced the launch of its new Center for Entrepreneurship, which will support student, faculty, and alumni interests. Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs Sonia Cardenas said that the center will be student-focused and promote entrepreneurial thinking, broadly defined. Sonia Cardenas “The Center forContinue Reading

Campaign groups launch legal action over Scots Gov breach of international law over environment fails

THE SCOTTISH Government is facing legal action after an 11-year breach of international law through a failure to have a public right of challenge over decisions that would damage the nation’s precious environment, landscape and wildlife. A coalition of campaign groups from Planning Democracy, Environmental Rights Centre for Scotland, FriendsContinue Reading