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The Company Behind The Witcher and Cyberpunk 2077, Donates $240,000 To Ukraine Relief

CD Projekt, the developers behind CyberPunk 2077, make a generous donation to Polish Humanitarian Action, a charity supporting relief to Ukrainian victims.

Reducing animal suffering

Spain Passes New Law Dubbing Pets as Official Family Members

As of January 5, 2022, animals in Spain are no longer considered as ‘objects’ under the eyes of the law, but rather as ‘sentient beings’. In less technical terms, this means that the state recognizes animals as being capable of experiencing feelings and emotions.

Reducing animal suffering
Will Dog Allergies Soon Be A Thing Of The Past?

A new vaccine against dog allergies could make sneezes and sniffles a thing of the past. Researchers in Japan have identified specific molecules in our furry friends that may be the trigger for allergic reactions in people around dogs.

Tech For Good
Jack Dorsey Sells His First Tweet for $2.9 Million and Donates it to GiveDirectly

Jack Dorsey sells his tweet as an NFT for a whopping $2.9 million. The tweet, which reads, “just setting up my twttr”, was posted on March 1, 2006, where it all began, over 15 years ago. Dorsey chose to auction his tweet on the NFT platform “Valuables”, backed by a blockchain-based social media application by Cent. 

Humanitarian Aid
What Is The Best Way To Donate During A Crisis?

At the beginning of a crisis, everyone is eager to donate. But more often than not, the worst effects or results of it are usually weeks, months or even years after the dust settles. Commonly, it is the aftermath of a disaster that needs the most of our attention, humanitarian aid charities often see a huge spike in donations when the crisis starts and as it develops, less and less is given.

Humanitarian Aid
How You Can Support The People Of Ukraine

Altruisto has compiled a list of initiatives where you can donate to help the people of Ukraine during this attack by the Russian army. 

Tech For Good
World Wide Web Sold As NFT For $5.4 Million and donated to World Wide Web Foundation

Back in 1989, Tim Berners-Lee was hard at work coding the World Wide Web, basically inventing the internet. Did he know how much it would impact the world? Probably not. Did he even know what an NFT is? Also, probably not.

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