How governments around the world are using blockchain

A growing list of governments around the world are using blockchain to improve public services

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Blockchain is best known as the foundation for cyptocurrencies, but the distributed ledger technology can be used in an array of applications, which has helped it attract growing attention from governments around the world.

A number of administrations are already trialling blockchain in a range of public services, including health records, voting and taxation.

We look at some of the governments that have launched blockchain projects.

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