Abt is advancing game-changing solutions to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems. Abt is working with collaborators to co-develop blockchain proof of concepts for financial inclusion, identity, government services and micro grid solar energy in a number of countries including: Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and India.
Abt works with donors and governments to identify opportunities for effective system change; with product and service developers to provide technology solutions and services. Abt is working with the Central Bank of Papua New Guinea to use Blockchain (supported by the Australian Government) to improve financial inclusion for the unbanked population. According to Loi M. Bakani, chair and governor of the Central Bank of Papua New Guinea, Blockchain holds the “potential for PNG to leapfrog using this technology to a new world economy.”