Good morning Internets! blockchain4aid is back from the holidays with great food for thought to end the year with. Michael Cooper explores in this draft working paper how blockchain could influence the design, testing and evaluation of international development projects and programs aimed at behavior change.
The paper articulates how blockchain facilitates self-organization and the alignment of interests in a group, and how this is more conducive to desired behaviour change and the achievement of social outcomes than other interventions commonly used in international development. Read on!