Our CEO Joseph Thompson was recently on a panel discussion on Development in the Digital Age in Canberra, Australia speaking at the European Union-Australia Leadership Forum workshop on digital technology and development. https://aiiaact.tidyhq.com/public/events/12367-development-in-the-digital-age.
SkyNews.com.au featured AID:Tech in their Tech News section of their site and mentions the event.
The article goes into detail about the EU’s International Cooperation and Development looking at ways to boost aid cooperation with Australia in the poverty stricken and natural disaster-prone Pacific region. He also sees huge scope for technology to be a game-changer to help small islands overcome their isolation and be connected to basic services such as health and education. The feature also mentions how AID: Tech uses blockchain as a digital ledger to securely and transparently record transactions and prevent fraud.
Here is a link to the article: http://www.skynews.com.au/tech/technews/2017/03/30/irish-start-up-helps-deliver-food-to-refugees.html