Survey: One-third of Women Plan to Buy Crypto This Year

Survey: One-third of Women Plan to Buy Crypto This Year

About one in four women already own crypto, the survey found Other sub sectors in the industry remain largely untapped by women as only 5% have bought an NFT or participated in crypto mining About one-third of women are planning on buying cryptocurrencies this year, according to a new survey conducted by BlockFi. Of those … Read more

These women are investing to fix crypto’s ‘diversity problem’

These women are investing to fix crypto's ‘diversity problem'

Olayinka Odeniran founded the Black Women Blockchain Council (BWBC) in 2018 after attending the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami that year.There, just three of 88 speakers were women, with the rest being mostly white men. Its so-called “networking party” was held at a strip club, where several women felt uncomfortable and disappointed.After experiencing that, “women … Read more

Australian women owning crypto has doubled in 2021: Survey

Australian women owning crypto has doubled in 2021: Survey

A new survey shared with Cointelegraph has found that the proportion of Australian women who own crypto assets has doubled in the last year. The 2021 Independent Reserve’s Cryptocurrency Index (IRCI) of 2000 Australians found that the number of women who currently or have previously invested in crypto rose from 10.3% in 2020 to 20% … Read more

Crypto queens: Women stake out space in blockchain world

Crypto queens: Women stake out space in blockchain world

AS an artist and women’s rights activist, Maliha Abidi is adept at using digital technologies, so when she came across non-fungible tokens (NFTs) she quickly figured they could be a way to reach more people, and for women artists to gain a bigger following. Abidi, 25, who was born in Pakistan and migrated to the … Read more

US claims 2019 airstrike that hit Syrian women and children was justified | US news

The US military has confirmed for the first time a 2019 airstrike in Syria that killed up to 80 people, mostly women and children, but claimed the strike was justified as it killed Islamic State fighters who were attacking coalition forces.The confirmation from US Central Command followed a report by the New York Times in … Read more

Victoria’s COVID-19 exposure sites include Mercy Hospital for Women, more schools and childcare

Victoria's COVID-19 exposure sites include Mercy Hospital for Women, more schools and childcare

A women’s hospital in Melbourne’s north has been deemed a tier 1 COVID-19 exposure site, sending all exposed patients into quarantine. The Mercy Hospital for Women in Heidelberg confirmed a patient tested positive to COVID-19 after visiting a women’s outpatient clinic.”The hospital is taking an exceptionally cautious approach and in line with Department of Health advice … Read more