#Bitcoin for #AfghanGirls to support Digital Literacy and #Education

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Hi my Bitlander's friends :)

Couple of days ago I did an interview with Marni Melrose who is a Technology and Bitcoin Evangelist.  The purpose of this talk was to show how digital currency can impact and empower people's life specially in developing countries. I talked about our initiative in Afghanistan on building computer media labs for girls at high schools which enables them to use the technology, social and digital media for sharing their contents and spreading their message.

Women's Annex Foundation tries to connect Afghan girls to the world and also empower them to be financially independent and self educated using the concept of virtual currency.

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After graduating in Literature from high school in Iran, where she was a refugee, Fereshteh returned to Afghanistan in 2002. She started teaching English to girls at the Afghan Youth Association and later attended the Computer Science Faculty in Herat where she got her Bachelors degree. After…

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