Blockchain and Decentralized Finance's Impact on Emerging and Frontier Markets

Akin Sawyerr is the co-founder of RocRemit, a blockchain remittance company, a director of Splash Mobile Money, a mobile payments company in Sierra Leone and the Africa Lead for Decred an open-source, Bitcoin fork that places emphasis on development funding, on-chain governance, and consensus mechanisms. Akin is a long time executive and entrepreneur operating in mobile money, remittances, and payments in sub Saharan Africa.

The Insights of Building Decentralized Infrastructure with Jake Yocom-Piatt from Decred
Blockchain Governance ft. Decred - PoW and PoS Consensus Algorithm
More Exchanges, More Access: Decred Grows Availability & Liquidity

Privacy, liquidity, and availability. According to a user survey from exactly one year ago, the Decred community overwhelmingly identified these three areas of improvement. While the embers of privacy smolder and tease against the silent backdrop of excitement and anticipation, I’d like to focus on solid progress on the other two fronts.

Governance: Blockchain's Most Overlooked Pillar
Detailed analysis of Decred fork resistance
Interview with Marco Peereboom and Paul Snow
PR in Politeia: Process, Progress, and Pitching In
Marco Peereboom - What's Next in Governance