The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia

How cryptocurrency can help the unbanked has been a hot topic over the past 12 months. It is a laudable goal, but one that it is by no means easy to accomplish. One tech enthusiast and stablecoin startup employee, Steven Gilbert, experienced the struggles – and successes – of attempting to do so when he […]
The post The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia appeared first on Bitcoin News. …

The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia

Josue, 13, is a full-time trash recycler and lives in a…

Josue, 13, is a full-time trash recycler and lives in a smoldering 60-acre dump just outside of the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. He wears a Spider-Man mask to blend in with the older recyclers – numbering a few hundred – who scavenge the mountains of unwanted waste dumped daily. October, 2015.Photo by Giles Clarke/Getty Images Reportage. Follow Giles (@clarkegiles) on Instagram….

Josue, 13, is a full-time trash recycler and lives in a…