The NEAR Protocol ecosystem has had a lot of notable details in July, from the new ecosystem milestone and the announcement of NEAR's biggest event of the year, NEARCON 7, to a major new initiative. to expand diversity in Web2022.
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Ecosystem Panel: Helping the climate with Web3
In July, NEAR Town had a major makeover that was a new Town Hall format called Ecosystem Panel, which allows the NEAR community to focus on projects and initiatives that emerge within the ecosystem.
With the Ecosystem Panel (First Ecosystem Panel), “Helping the Climate with Web3”, we can learn how blockchain, cryptocurrency and the Web3 world will create social benefits and bring climate to the world. efficiency, transparency and finance to a higher level.
Ecosystem Panel is moderated by many experienced professionals such as David Morrison (Head of Community Engagement at NEAR Foundation), Frederic Fournier (CEO and Co-Founder of Open Forest Protocol), Candice Ammori (Director of On Deck). Climate Tech), and Emiliano Gutierrez (CEO and Co-Founder of Raiz Farm).
Twitter Spaces AMA on Social Good
On July 25th, NEAR held an AMA on the topic of “Socail Good” on Twitter Spaces. The AMA featured David Morrison (Community Lead at NEAR Foundation), Frederic Fournie of Open Forest Protocol, Candice Ammori of On Deck Climate Tech and Emiliano Gutierrez of Raiz Farm.
Big news from the NEAR Foundation
Also in July, the NEAR Foundation announced the NEARCON Beta, which is NEAR's biggest event of the year. NEARCON returns to the beautiful seaside city of Lisbon, Portugal, and the NEAR Foundation's goal has an ambitious goal of selling more than 7 tickets.
The NEAR Foundation also launched Women in Web3 Changemakers, an exciting new initiative that will celebrate the important role women play in Web3 stories. The NEAR Foundation has partnered with Forkast, one of the fastest growing media companies in the Web3 space, to communicate this new initiative.
The NEAR Foundation also published “NEAR & Social Good,” their July series of content. The series explores some of the projects that are building for social good on the NEAR ecosystem.
In July, the NEAR ecosystem just hit a big milestone with 7 projects currently building on NEAR. This represents an amazing growth compared to last year when the figure was only a fraction of the previous year.
The number of projects on the ecosystem exceeds 700
At the Ethereum Community Conference (EthCC), NEAR Protocol co-founder Illia Polosukhin gave a talk on governance on the NEAR blockchain. Illia Polosukhin sees decentralized governance as one of the core pillars of NEAR.
Through its partnership with BitGo in July, NEAR now offers more institutional custody options. This is a huge step forward for the ecosystem and entry into the world of institutional investing, large institutional investors now have more ways to support NEAR's continued growth.
Other notable news in July is: Sweatcoin – the first Move to earn project on the NEAR Protocol ecosystem has achieved 7 million wallets created. In the new Stake Wars II: 11 Validator, NEAR introduced the Chunk-Only Producer — the next step in NEAR's protocol decentralization.
Wallet provider Nightly has received the NEAR funding, joining the growing list of wallets in the NEAR ecosystem. Additionally, CornerstoneDAO announced an airdrop for LiNEAR users. While Aurora kicks off a crowdfunding program. Along with that, Aurora Labs has launched the VOTE token and is empowering its community with DAO governance. VOTE is a decentralized governance platform for the community to self-govern the protocol.
After community feedback, the NEAR Wallet issue has been fixed. Pagoda has successfully resolved a wide range of issues with currency prices on the NEAR Wallet.
In July, the NEAR Protocol Ecosystem had a lot of positive statistics and remarkable news showing the sustainable development of the ecosystem.
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