Nov 27, 2018
Rohingya Project

Video: Rohingya Project at Istanbul Innovation Day 2018 #NextGenGov

Rohingya Project at Istanbul Innovation Day 2018 #NextGenGov
Nov 8, 2018

Empowering the Stateless: Malaysian group use blockchain to give Rohingya digital identity

Tens of thousands of Rohingya who have fled violence and persecution in Myanmar are taking refuge in Malaysia. However, they're in a state of limbo - unable to work legally to send their kids to school. But one project aims to change that. It's us...
Oct 29, 2018

Crowdfunding the Rohingya Training Centre

The Rohingya Projects is crowdfunding on Global Sadaqah for the Rohingya Training Centre. Help provide a training center to bring the elite professionals from among the Rohingya together to empower other Rohingya in Malaysia.
Sep 25, 2018
Fintech News Malaysia

7 Cool Blockchain Projects Made Right Here in Malaysia

Besides ‘big data’ and ‘artificial intelligence’, the trendy buzzword in tech now is also blockchain, which the collective industry has finally realised can do more than just back cryptocurrency coins. And it is always interesting to see blockcha...
Aug 21, 2018
The Guardian

Rohingya turn to blockchain to solve identity crisis

The same technology that supports Bitcoin functions as a decentralised, transparent, and secure way to store vital personal information. Rohingya refugees are turning to blockchain-type technology to help address one of their most existential thre...
Aug 21, 2018
Crypto Disrupt

Identity Crisis – the Blockchain Solution

Identity Crisis – the Blockchain Solution
Aug 1, 2018

Identities for Opportunities: A Feasibility Study for Overcoming the Rohingya’s Statelessness Challenges Via Blockchain Digital Solutions

This report provides a feasibility assessment for The Rohingya Project (TRP) proposal to create self-sovereign digital identities for the stateless Rohingya diaspora, so as to facilitate financial inclusion and other opportunities otherwise unavai...
Jun 29, 2018

How Blockchain Technology Is Helping the Rohingya Crisis

The Indo-Aryan-speaking Rohingya people in Myanmar’s Rakhine state are encountering the dire issue of persecution and ethnic cleansing. Fortunately, many individuals and groups are using blockchain technology to help refugees in innovative ways be...
Jun 25, 2018

iguacu Profile: Meet an inspiring entrepreneur writing a different story for the Rohingya

Muhammad Noor is part of a younger generation working to change the lives of Rohingya through entrepreneurship. He is at the head and has co-founded several successful initiatives among which are the first Rohingya TV channel, the first Rohingya F...
May 8, 2018

He's giving displaced Rohingya a voice - and a wallet

Malaysia has become one of the most popular destinations for the Rohingya people driven from their homelands in Myanmar. They are often smuggled into Kuala Lumpur, where they arrive with hopes as high as the megacity’s glass-and-steel towers. Muha...