Shiba Inu developer says WEF wants to work with project to ‘assist form’ metaverse global policy

The volunteer project lead and developer for Shiba Inu recognized solely as ‘Shytoshi Kusama’ has reported on social media that the World Economic Forum, or WEF, wants to work with the meme-based cryptocurrency on global policy.

In a ballot posted to Twitter on Nov. 22, Kusama said the WEF had “kindly invited” the Shiba Inu (SHIB) project to collaborate on “MV global policy.” The Shiba Inu developer appeared to be referring to policy on the metaverse. Crypto and blockchain have typically been below dialogue at WEF occasions, however partnering with a preferred meme token would seemingly be a primary for the group.

“Yes I’m critical,” mentioned Kusama. “We can be on the desk with policy makers and would assist form global policy for the MV alongside different giants like FB (bye Zuck), Sand, Decentraland and so forth.”

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At the time of publication, greater than 65% of the roughly 9,500 respondents to Kusama’s ballot voted in favor of Shiba Inu working with the WEF, with roughly 10% saying it didn’t matter somehow. Kusama has greater than 861,000 Twitter followers.

The SHIB worth has fallen roughly 80% within the final 12 months, reaching $0.000008727 on the time of publication in accordance to information from Cointelegraph Markets Pro.

Cointelegraph reached out to the WEF, however didn’t obtain a response on the time of publication.