The Brazilian Diplomatic Academy Rio Branco has announced new requirements for applicants – now they should have an idea about the blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
The Institute of International Relations, Rio Branco, which was founded in 1945 and offers two areas of study for diplomats, issued a decree according to which candidates for admission should know about the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
It is reported that the entrance exam will be divided into two stages, with the knowledge of the blockchain and cryptocurrency will be tested at both stages of testing. The notification also emphasizes that the school offers 20 new places for diplomats, and after completing the training, specialists can receive from $ 5,000.
Note that recently, four major financial agencies in Brazil have joined together to create a regulatory sandbox and develop regulations for new technologies, including the blockchain.