Input Output, the technology company that created Cardano and Atala PRISM, has been working on the African continent since 2017. Charles Hoskinson, CEO, reflects on the road so far and his vision for economic identity and empowerment, to sustainability and financial inclusion across the African continent.
In partnership with Ethiopia’s Ministry of Education, Input Output will create a blockchain-based digital identity for 5 million students and teachers. This is the biggest blockchain deployment anywhere in the world. Using Cardano with Atala PRISM, this technology will create a national attainment recording system; to verify grades, monitor school performance, and boost nationwide education.