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Bybit partners with UNICEF to empower girls in education in East Asia and the Pacific

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June 20, 6 – Today UNICEF and Bybit cryptocurrency exchange announced the continued cooperation and support for donations to promote education in Vietnam, East Asia and the Pacific region.

“Cryptocurrencies that combine finance and technology will create great change and become a great source of hope in the future. We at Bybit are passionate supporters of how crypto can level the playing field and become an impetus for a better future. We are proud to pledge US$400.000 in Bitcoin to help support UNICEF's work in providing equal access to education,” said Ben Zhou, Co-Founder and CEO of Bybit know.

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“As Bybit continues to expand globally, we recognize the importance of giving back and supporting the next generation, especially children in low-income countries,” said Zhou. “We are honored to continue working with UNICEF to ensure young people continue to learn and secure the skills they need to help build a better future.”

The funds will support extensive research into girls' digital literacy across the region, which is important as the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic is disrupting the education of millions of children. em. Additionally, the donation will strengthen, replicate, and pilot a girl-focused STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) education in a mountainous, remote province. remote areas of Vietnam.

UNICEF Vietnam Head of Education, Simone Vis, says climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic are exacerbating gender and other inequalities – and disproportionately affecting women. women and girls in the country. Many children do not have access to quality education, and the pandemic has illustrated a significant digital divide.

“As UNICEF works with Government and partners to respond to these crises, STEAM knowledge and skills are essential.” “Girls and women play a very important role in economic growth,” said Vis. And we stand ready to provide technology solutions to ensure no child is left behind.”

During the 2020 shutdown, UNICEF estimated that 80 million children in East Asia and the Pacific were unable to access any form of learning. Michelle Sharp, Executive Director of UNICEF Aotearoa New Zealand said, “UNICEF will continue to find innovative solutions to transform education systems digitally and embrace technology to deliver rich learning opportunities. and more variety for children. The generosity shown by Bybit will have a significant long-term impact, ensuring the most difficult-to-reach children have greater opportunities, earning potential and jobs later in life.”

The funds for the pledged donation will come from donations by the Bybit company and part of the prize pool of two editions of Bybit's annual crypto trading competition, World Series of Trading (WSOT). ). The first starts in August 8 and the second in 2021. 

About Bybit

bybit is a cryptocurrency exchange founded in March 3, providing a professional platform where crypto traders can find an extremely fast execution engine, excellent customer service great and multilingual community support.

Bybit provides groundbreaking spot and derivatives trading services, mining and staking products, NFT marketplace and API support to retail traders and institutional customers around the world, and is committed to strives to become the most trusted platform in the emerging virtual asset segment.

Bybit is proud to be a partner of the Formula 1 (F1) racing team, Oracle Red Bull Racing, eSports teams NAVI, Astralis, Alliance, Virtus.pro and Oracle Red Bull Racing Esports, and the football teams of association Borussia Dortmund and Avispa Fukuoka.

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