Proud to see OISTE.ORG and WISe.ART supporting the fight against Woman Trafficking efforts of the Nuevo Hogar Betania NGO https://lnkd.in/gzUHwxdc . WISe.ART has created limited edition NFTs with AI-generated art and traditional art pieces donated by the participating artists to raise funds for the Nuevo Hogar Betania NGO, thus contributing to the magnificent work they do for those in dire need. Nuevo Hogar Betania also carries out tasks of protection and assistance to women in contexts of prostitution and detection of possible cases of trafficking, awareness raising, and prevention of gender violence. In the same way, they contribute to the training of health, social, and educational professionals and State Security Forces and Corps so that they can deal with the treatment of victims from a gender perspective in their interventions. The entity has also developed specific care programs for women and the fight against gender inequalities and sexist violence since 2012.
In its last financial year, it counted 784 cares for women and minors.
For more information visit: https://lnkd.in/eRFPiJuC. Also, the following link highlights support from Begoña Arana (Princess of Girona Award 2019), Director of Nuevo Hogar Betania, and Queen Leticia: https://lnkd.in/eEGfMVEm.
The fight against woman trafficking involves a multifaceted approach that includes prevention, protection, and prosecution. To effectively combat this issue, it is important to raise awareness, promote gender equality, and provide education and economic opportunities for women and girls.
Prevention efforts include addressing the root causes of trafficking, such as poverty, gender discrimination, and lack of access to education. Providing support services for victims, such as shelters and counseling, is also essential.
Additionally, cracking down on criminal networks involved in trafficking is crucial to reducing the supply of victims.
Protection measures involve identifying and assisting victims, providing them with access to legal and medical services, and helping them reintegrate into society. It is important to ensure that victims are not criminalized or punished for being trafficked.
Prosecution efforts involve holding traffickers accountable for their crimes and dismantling trafficking networks. This includes strengthening laws and law enforcement efforts, as well as increasing international cooperation and coordination.
Visit OISTE.ORG and https://lnkd.in/gzUHwxdc for more information and wise.art to acquire the NFT and contribute to their actions.
OISTE foundation is a non-for-profit organization responsible for philanthropic projects on the Wise.art platform. All NFTs under this account are produced and belong to artists who support our efforts. By purchasing those pieces, collectors will contribute to projects of public interest.”
All proceeds will be donated to the OISTE.org Foundation. Collectors are invited to buy and sell the NFTs to increase the power of the blockchain by raising the stakes each time and participating in the royalty loop with a further 5% being paid to OISTE.
AI-generated art emanates from traditional art as human and machine work hand in hand. There are plenty of controversies about artificial intelligence art creation. At WISe.ART, we believe it is a natural part of evolution. The dialogue is now open between Human Intelligence and AI to paving the way for new initiatives in the corporate and public sectors driven by innovation and inclusiveness. AI in the service of humanity can drive diversity, respect, and progress through innovation. The NFT collection will serve to inspire tolerance and understanding between Nations and cultures.
While art could be subjective, these new AI-generated artworks could challenge what most consider to be traditional art. Artists will be able use this new tool to create art we cannot imagine, there are no boundaries to their creativity as AI opens a whole new world to them. New types of art will be produced including techniques such as three D immersive animations, AI will bring exposure to environments inaccessible until now, entirely new sensations will emerge from this revolution.
Access at https://lnkd.in/eKfjj-4K
WISeKey and OISTE.ORG foundation Announces its Entry into the Humanitarian World of NFTs Through the TrustedNFT.IO Platform
WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WISeKey”, Nasdaq: WKEY / SIX: WIHN), a leading cybersecurity, IoT and AI company, today announced that is teaming with the OISTE.ORG foundation, whose acronym is given by its original name in French, Organisation Internationale pour la Sécuritédes Transactions Electroniques, to enter the humanitarian world of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) through the WISeKey TrustedNFT.IO platform. OISTE holds special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the UN (ECOSOC) and is an accredited member of the Non-Commercial Users Stakeholders Group (NCSG) of ICANN as part of the Not-for-Profit Operational Concerns (NPOC) constituency.
The OISTE.ORG TrustedNFT.IO platform will be used to encourage humanitarian specific causes. The OISTE Foundation supports many global organizations that focus on human rights and sustainable development projects.
Specifically, the OISTE Foundation:
- Was amongst the first civil society organizations that subscribed and endorsed the International Principles on the Application of Human Rights to Communications Surveillance back in 2013.
- Follows closely the work of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Right to Privacy and organizes a panel as a side-event of the Human Rights Council, the objective of which is to create awareness and educate human rights activists on the relevance of this emerging topic.
- Endorses the “Principles on identification for sustainable development: Toward the Digital Age“ and aligns its practices with these principles.
- Supports the initiative of the Geneva Office of the United Nations, Perception Change project, a collective effort to show the relevance and impact of the work of Geneva-based International Organizations.
- Adheres to the Universal Guidelines for Artificial Intelligence proposed by The Public Voice: https://thepublicvoice.org/ai-universal-guidelines.
- Supports the work of the UN High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation and the analysis and recommendations contained in the report: “The Age of Digital Interdependence.”
The OISTE FOUNDATION
Founded in Switzerland in 1998, OISTE was created with the objectives of promoting the use and adoption of international standards to secure electronic transactions, expand the use of digital certification and ensure the interoperability of certification authorities’ e-transaction systems. The OISTE Foundation is a not for profit organization based in Geneva, Switzerland, regulated by article 80 et seq. of the Swiss Civil Code. OISTE is an organization in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC) and belongs to the Not-for-Profit constituency (NPOC) of the ICANN. http://www.oiste.org/
WISeKey (NASDAQ: WKEY; SIX Swiss Exchange: WIHN) is a leading global cybersecurity company currently deploying large scale digital identity ecosystems for people and objects using Blockchain, AI and IoT respecting the Human as the Fulcrum of the Internet. WISeKey microprocessors secure the pervasive computing shaping today’s Internet of Everything. WISeKey IoT has an install base of over 1.6 billion microchips in virtually all IoT sectors (connected cars, smart cities, drones, agricultural sensors, anti-counterfeiting, smart lighting, servers, computers, mobile phones, crypto tokens etc.). WISeKey is uniquely positioned to be at the edge of IoT as our semiconductors produce a huge amount of Big Data that, when analyzed with Artificial Intelligence (AI), can help industrial applications to predict the failure of their equipment before it happens.
Our technology is Trusted by the OISTE/WISeKey’s Swiss based cryptographic Root of Trust (“RoT”) provides secure authentication and identification, in both physical and virtual environments, for the Internet of Things, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence. The WISeKey RoT serves as a common trust anchor to ensure the integrity of online transactions among objects and between objects and people. For more information, visit www.wisekey.com.
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