Polkadot governance news #4: Nomination pools on Kusama enabled

  1. Polkadot Referendum #65 Polkadot Runtime Upgrade to v9220 has been passed and executed. The result of this referendum is upgrading the Polkadot Relay chain to v0.9.22, which consists of reducing network bandwidth and improving parachain block times. This Referendum was fast-tracked by the Technical Committee.
  2. Polkadot #Referendum #63 Polkadot Runtime Upgrade to v9200 passed. It aims to upgrade the Polkadot Relay chain to v0.9.20. This Referendum was fast-tracked by the Technical Committee.
  3. Polkadot #Referendum #62 First Statemint HRMP Channels has been passed and executed. This enabled the first five parachains to open HRMP channels with common-good parachain Statemint. Namely, the parachains are Acala, Moonbeam, Astar, Equilibrium, and Parallel.
  4. Kusama: Referendum #204 HRMP channel creation: Statemine — Shiden Network passed. This referendum resulted in establishing an HRMP channel between Shiden, which is a canary network of Astar, and a common-good parachain Statemine.
  1. Polkadot Referendum #64: Treasury proposal for Polkadot at Davos during the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting 2022 is currently passing. The Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) is one of the biggest macro events of 2022 and Polkadot representatives were presented in Davos at the moment of the conference with their speeches and presentations.
  2. Kusama Referendum #206 Runtime Upgrade to v9230, seeking to make changes in the runtime including an update on weights and some add-ons for nomination pools and bags to continue working as expected. This referendum is currently passing with three days left to vote.
  3. Kusama Referendum #205 Pichiu-2102 genesis state&wasm reset on Kusama. This aims to reset the Pichiu (Kylin canary) genesis state and runtime, because of some unexpected issues. This referendum is currently passing with two more days left to vote.
  4. Moonriver: Referendum #97 Open/Accept HRMP channel to/from Integritee and Register TEER Asset. This batched proposal is to Accept/Open an HRMP channel with Integritee and to register the TEER token. It's currently passing and there are three days left for you to vote.
  5. Kusama: Treasury proposal for organizing the “Polkadot World” Event between 17th and 19th June 2022 in Barcelona. This three-day face-to-face event might be the biggest one in the Spanish community of the Polkadot and the Kusama ecosystem. This treasury proposal became a council motion #481.
  6. Polkadex: Referendum #0 Minimum Validators self-Stake proposes a minimum self-bond for validators to 100 PDEX. This referendum is currently passing unanimously.
  1. Kusama: Proposal #70 Open HRMP Channel Between Robonomics and Statemine. This proposal aims to open the bi-directional HRMP channel between Robonomics parachain and a common-good parachain Statemine.
  2. Moonriver: Proposal #16 Accept HRMP Channel from Bifrost to Moonriver. Similar to other HRPM channel proposals, this one is about accepting the HRMP channel between Bifrost (Kusama) and Moonriver.
  3. Moonbeam: Motion #45 Privacy on Moonbeam. ZKValidator (ZKV) will be producing an event & educational series focused on promoting the development of privacy tech within the Moonbeam and Polkadot ecosystems. The event series will take place from early Q3 2022 to Q1 2023.
  4. Bifrost: Treasury proposal — SubSquare maintenance from 05.2022 to 10.2022 grant request. SubSqaure requests $700 per month for 6 months of maintenance, common features development, and server fee. SubSquare is a governance platform for substrate-based blockchains which integrated Bifrost in February 2022.
  5. Kintsugi discussion about setbacks and next steps of supporting USDC and KINT collaterals for KBTC vaults. Go and discuss the pros and cons of various stablecoins utility for the vaults.



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Polkadotters | Kusama & Polkadot validators

Polkadotters | Kusama & Polkadot validators

Czech bloggers & community builders. We are validators of Polkadot, Kusama, Darwinia, Crab, Bifrost, HydraDX, StaFi, Centrifuge under the name: POLKADOTTERS