WhaleFin partners with nonprofit Whale and Dolphin Conservation
SINGAPORE, January 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — whale fin, the flagship digital asset platform of Amber Group, today announced a partnership with leading non-profit organization, Whale and Dolphin Conservation (“WDC”), to help raise awareness for the protection of whales and dolphins around the world. As part of this partnership, WhaleFin officially adopted a 46-year-old female humpback whale named Salt, widely known as the most famous whale in the world.
WhaleFin partners with the non-profit organization Whale and Dolphin Conservation.
This collaboration follows Amber Group’s recent launch of WhaleFin, an “all-in-one” digital asset platform positioned to enable diverse market participants from all walks of life to create and manage their wealth in an ever-changing digital age. transformation.
As part of the larger Amber Group durability initiative, WhaleFin is committed to the protection of marine wildlife and habitat, supporting the many creatures of our oceans and the ecosystems that ensure their survival. The WhaleFin community also helps keep Salt and his family safe with every login. Additionally, Amber Group is committed to leveraging the power of the crypto industry and collaborating with organizations and institutions around the world to promote industry-wide environmental change and increase awareness. to the protection of whales and dolphins around the world.
“Partnering with WDC was an easy decision after learning about their mission and all the great things they do. At Amber Group, we strive to maintain supportive and impactful environmental governance standards while continuing to develop our digital asset services products with longevity and sustainability in mind,” said Michael Wu, CEO of Amber Group and Head of Product WhaleFin. “The success of our business is inextricably linked to the sustainability of the world around us, and we want to use our WhaleFin platform to help really make a difference for the whales and dolphins who play a vital role in the marine ecosystem that ensures the safety of our oceans.”
WhaleFin’s recent collaboration with WDC is one of Amber Group’s key steps to help create a more sustainable planet.
In October 2021, Amber Group has cemented a strategic partnership with climate technology company Moss Earth to help fight climate change. To help reduce the environmental impact of crypto transactions, Amber Group purchased $2 million value of Moss Carbon Credit Price (MCO2) tokens, approximately enough to offset the cost of over 280,000 bitcoin transactions.
As the partnership between WhaleFin and WDC overcomes the world’s ongoing global battle to ensure optimal funding for research, maintaining effective habitat protection and marine wildlife conservation programs dedicated to the cause, there is still a lot of work to be done.
“We must protect and restore the ocean as if our lives depended on it, because it does,” said Chris ButlerStroud, CEO of Whale and Dolphin Conservation. “With the support of companies like Amber Group joining our Climate Giant project, we can scale up our conservation work to support ocean solutions to the climate crisis and, in doing so, protect every whale for their good and ours.”
Initiated by WDC, the Climate Giant Project aims to support whale populations around the world, restore the health of marine ecosystems and have a positive impact on carbon sequestration from our oceans. The project consists of a series of activities, the main ones being the adoption of whales and the protection of their habitats. Additionally, WhaleFin and WDC are working together to use blockchain technology as a force for good. To find out more about how WDC helps protect whales and dolphins and how you can get involved, please visit https://uk.whales.org.
WhaleFin is the flagship digital asset platform powered by unicorn fintech group Amber. Founded in 2017, Amber Group now operates globally with offices in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The company offers a full range of digital asset services covering investing, financing and trading. Amber Group is backed by leading investors including Paradigm, Dragonfly, Pantera, Polychain, Sequoia and Tiger Global. For more information, please visit www.whalefin.com.
About whale and dolphin conservation
Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC) is the leading charity dedicated to the protection of whales and dolphins. WDC has thirty years of experience funding vital conservation, education and research projects around the world. WDC has approximately 80 employees worldwide working in 6 locations. Whale and Dolphin Conservation is a registered charity in England and Wales with number 1014705 and Scotland with number SC040231. For more information, please visit https://uk.whales.org.
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