July 25 2018
NEM recently partnered with Mana Labs, a community social enterprise with the goal to improve the quality of life of local communities in New Zealand. It was developed with a plan in mind to provide impact for change, reach larger communities, employ a more strategic approach, living up to its mission of “fusing next generation advancements with matauranga Maori.” Mana Labs is exploring a number of growing areas, including blockchain technology.
With the support of the industry and a cross section of community, Mana Labs has established a collaborative mass of skilled resources. Aside from education and scientific research, it has made collaborations with various organisations that target health, well-being, personal development, and employment prospects among community members.
The scope of partnership between NEM and Mana Labs include:Conducting regular engagements for blockchain experts and Maori entrepreneurs and communities Allowing access to Mana Labs’ channels for projects that would like to utilize the NEM platform and its $100 million community fund Providing resources and training in order to hone skills and equip developers to further apply the blockchain technology
These will be led by Dalaney Davis, NEM leader from New Zealand, who is focused on growing the NEM ecosystem.
The engagements will carry on after the launch of the NEM Blockchain Hub in New Zealand, a dedicated location for NEM to s...