Launch BlocRice Project

Launch BlocRice Project
Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
07:00 to 10:00

Oxfam will launch Blockchain for Livelihood from Organic Cambodian Rice​ (BlocRice) project on Thursday this week. This is the first pilot project in Cambodia using blockchain technology to connect a network of people in the rice supply chain to ensure farmers are better and more fairly paid.

There will be a panel discussion on "Blockchain Technology for Economics, Sustainable Agriculture, and Social Compliance in Organic Rice Supply Chain of Small-scale farmers" to further understand how blockchain could be an innovative technology to promote the commercial of organic rice and contribute to livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Cambodia.

VENUE

Institut Francais du Cambodge
No. 218, Keo Chea (St. 184), Phnom Penh

AGENDA
2:15 : Welcome
2:20 : Opening
2:30 : Introduction to BlocRice
2:45 : Panel discussion on "Blockchain Technology for Economics, Sustainable Agriculture, and Social Compliance in Organic Rice Supply Chain of Small-scale farmers"
4-4:30 : Reception

SPEAKERS
Mr. Cheth Phay, Program Coordinator, Oxfam
Ms. Natacha Kim, Responsible Business Coordinator, Oxfam, and Moderator for this event
Ms. Solinn Lim, Country Director, Oxfam
Mr. Chhay Lem Lim, Co-Founder Serey Platform
Mr. Saran Song, Chief Executive Officer, Amru Rice Co., Ltd.
H.E. Seilava Ros, Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Economic and Finance

HOW TO REGISTER
Call 017 797 707 or email Cheth.Phay@oxfam.org to confirm your participation.
For more information about BlocRice: https://cambodia.oxfam.org/BlocRice

For more information about BlocRice: https://cambodia.oxfam.org/BlocRice