NGOs and governments can now distribute value and donations to vulnerable people efficiently, cheaply and completely digitally thanks to hiveonline’s blockchain based e-Vouchers. Mozambican peanut farmers suffer from widespread aflatoxin contamination, which causes stunting in children and cancer. Aflatoxin is responsible for over ⅓ of African liver cancers, and because… Read More »Revolutionising value distribution in Rural Africa
Hiveonline and the Association of Women in Agriculture in Kenya (AWAK) have partnered up to explore the digitalisation of Women’s agricultural groups. The pilot project is currently rolling out mycoop.online application to 50 groups in the AWAK network. The platform will provide the groups with a financial identity and access… Read More »Hiveonline is in Kenya
Manage your loans through the myCoop.online app now: How hiveonline enables Cooperative Loan Management￼
As a customer-centric organisation, our products are under constant development – we prioritise our development based on the needs of our customers. One of the main challenges our customers in rural Africa face is the difficulty in securing loans for their agricultural businesses. To tackle this, we have launched a… Read More »Manage your loans through the myCoop.online app now: How hiveonline enables Cooperative Loan Management￼
We are delighted to announce that Meaningful Business, a global platform for leaders combining profit and purpose, has recognised our CEO Sofie Blakstad of Hiveonline as a Meaningful Business 100 (MB100) leader for 2021. The award received over 500 nominations from 70 countries, following a global nomination process. Curated by… Read More »2021 Meaningful Business 100 Winner
hiveonline takes in interns throughout the year, providing them with solid work experience, as well as the chance to develop knowledge and valuable skills, ranging from sales, marketing and product development, amongst others. Our most recent intern, Josephine Krieber, worked with us for 4 months during the summer and shares… Read More »Two Minute Talk with our Intern – Josephine
Every year, Solve calls for tech-based solutions to global challenges and selects the most promising pitches among thousands of applications. On Friday 17 September, over 70 teams from all over the world gathered virtually with MIT Solve teams and partner organisations, to learn who had been chosen from thousands of… Read More »hiveonline chosen by MIT Solve as a 2021 Solver team!
Save the Children and hiveonline are working together to support families impacted by the economic crisis in Lebanon Lebanon, which has for years been rated “upper middle” in the World Bank’s classification of countries by income level, is teetering on losing that status as it descends further into one of… Read More »Save the Children and hiveonline in Lebanon
Since December 2020, hiveonline and Self Help Africa Zambia, have worked together on a pilot project involving the implementation of hiveonline’s blockchain based digital savings platform, vsla.online, in communities in Southern Zambia. From an already existing savings group model, VSLA, hiveonline has provided a digital solution that improves sustainable microfinance… Read More »Zambia: building on a successful pilot with SHA
Every big tech platform is becoming a Fintech these days. What does this mean for the world’s most vulnerable people and fragile environments? The hiveonline research team recently contributed expert knowledge and core arguments to a series of papers, led by our research partner Katherine Foster and published by UNCDF… Read More »How are big FinTechs impacting the least developed countries?
Three months into the vsla.online roll out in Zambia, we are delighted to share how the savings group platform, vsla.online, is currently being used by communities in the Self Help Africa network. Twelve groups have been successfully onboarded onto the platform, and continue to record their group and individual transactions… Read More »vsla.online in Zambia – How Savings Groups have been using our tech