By Gerelyn Terzo, Wealth of Geeks
Ukraine is on the offense amid the Russian attacks and has embraced the peer-to-peer nature of cryptocurrencies in the battle. Ukrainian government officials have remained engaged with the cryptocurrency community worldwide even as they have a target on their backs. While the situation remains fluid and the war ongoing, Ukraine’s cryptocurrency agenda continues to evolve, most recently expanding to include non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Meanwhile, cryptocurrency donations have been pouring into Ukraine, primarily through Ethereum, thrusting the decentralized nature of the blockchain into the spotlight.
Mykhailo Fedorov, Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation, has been the face of the country’s crypto efforts since the invasion began. Initially, he was preparing for an airdrop through which donors to the war-torn country would be rewarded for their…