About two weeks ago we started to use the hashtag #UseBitcoin as it represents new places in the world where Bitcoin can make a real difference.Tanaya Macheel of Coinbase wrote an excellent article on the work of the Woman's Annex Foundation:
"Afghan women are rocking the boat for their social and financial freedoms, and their opponents wouldn’t even know it, thanks to an organisation that pays them to exercise those rights – in bitcoin. Women’s Annex Foundation (WAF) encourages girls to think independently and discerningly through blog writing, software development, video production and social media. It gives them a platform to send their ideas into the world that both pays for them in bitcoin and provides free Web access in a safe place."
Here is a good overview film on Woman's Annex Foundation:
Read the full story over on Coindesk, and remember: