In preparation for hurricane season, Disaster Fighters and SuperWorld issue a series of collectible NFT cards that represent all of them. Caribbean national, and available for purchase at the SuperWorld NFT Salon, a marketplace for art, collecting and digital resources. Using blockchain technology, all NFT sales can be tracked from the buyer to the country benefiting from it, and all proceeds go to the CDEMA and local emergency agencies.
Elizabeth Riley, Says CDEMA CEO, “Many Caribbean countries have been battling the compound impacts of drought, COVID-19, volcanic eruptions and now the impending hurricane season. With this campaign we wanted to use an inclusive approach. and innovative to ensure that communities are equipped with the plans, information and tools needed to deal with the disaster impacts we have experienced as a region. ”
By purchasing these collectibles, local citizens, along with supporters of the Caribbean and members of the diaspora can actively participate in the region’s fight against disasters and provide immediate funding in the event of a natural disaster.
“I am honored to see SuperWorld participate in such a broad and critical initiative,” says Hrish Lotlikar, co-founder and CEO of SuperWorld. “Supporting communities in times of crisis fits perfectly with our mission to build a better world and we hope the fall of the NFT will help raise funds and raise awareness to help mitigate the effects of hurricane season a la Caribbean. ”
Also, some of the most important names of Caribbean sports, music and entertainment have come together to promote the initiative through the dissemination of communication, including Daren Sammy, (Saint Lucia); Sr. Killa (Granada); Tafa Mi Soleil (Haiti); Banks Omari (Anguilla), Kieran Powell (San Cristóbal and Nevis); along with Dwayne DJ Bravo, Darren Ganga i Stacy Ann King (Trinity), among others.
Yen Thursday, August 12th a 10:00 am (CDT) Disaster Fighters and SuperWorld will host a live virtual event at Zoom to kick off the initiative. To register, visit: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZckde-vqzkrGtIMvzggoWe3BkAH_l7z9pqX
SuperWorld is a virtual world in augmented reality (RA), digitally mapped on the Earth’s surface. SuperWorld land plots are represented as 64.8 billion non-fungible (NFT) tokens corresponding to real-world space. Any SuperWorld user can explore and create RA content, participate in a virtual real estate market, or buy and sell NFT at the SuperWorld NFT Show. For more information, visit SuperWorldapp.com
Prominent investors and advisors include: Draper Goren Holm, Outlier Ventures, SOSV, Capital Factory and Altered Ventures; Stephen Wolfram (creator of Mathematica i Wolfram Alpha), Bob Metcalfe (Inventor of Ethernet and Metcalfe’s Law), Robert Scoble (author, futurist) and Nitin Gaur (head of digital resources at IBM).
As for DISASTER FIGHTERS
Disaster Fighters is a disaster prevention and preparedness campaign for hurricanes Caribbean developed by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), the regional intergovernmental agency for disaster management in the Caribbean. Caribbean Community, (CARICOM). Its goal is to improve community preparedness and resilience to risks such as hurricanes in the region.
The Disaster Fighters initiative brings together a team of current and former cricketers, regional musical talent and other influential figures who will spread informational messages about fighting the impacts of hurricanes, volcanic eruptions, COVID-19 and other dangers.