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Libra: cryptocurrency by Facebook (in 5 minutes) – infographic

Libra: cryptocurrency by Facebook (in 5 minutes) – infographic

Libra is Facebook’s recently announced cryptocurrency designed “to make money work for everyone”, including the many ‘unbanked’ around the world. Given Facebook’s dominance and the range of partners involved this proposed ‘global currency’ is likely in due course to impact charities, donors, and suppliers, although to varying degrees.

Here, courtesy of, is an infographic offering an introduction to Libra.


Infographic on Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency

Infographic source: Reproduced with permission.



Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Research massive growth in giving.

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