Articles By Katya Pivcevic

Katya Pivcevic is a graduate based in Brussels, Belgium working for a think-tank on the current refugee crisis in Europe. She has a master’s degree from King's College London in the field of human rights, and through this has expanded her interests to the growing area of emerging technology in border management.

The Cayman Islands’ e-government team in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure, are in the final stages of preparing…

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Open letter urges strong regulation on AI and biometrics by European Commission

European Digital Rights (EDRi), an association of civil and human rights organizations, along with 61 other civil society organizations is…

 

iProov and Mvine’s COVID-19 passport with biometric privacy protection begins testing

iProov and identity management solutions company Mvine have co-designed a COVID-19 immunity and vaccination passport secured with biometrics, which is…

 

Afghanistan plans biometric registration at madrassas to improve security, curricula

The Afghan government plans to conduct biometric registration of students and staff of madrassas around the country, as part of…

 

Clearview AI biometrics searches spike as police work to identify Capitol rioters

Alabama’s Oxford city police department is among U.S. law enforcement departments using Clearview AI’s controversial biometric facial recognition software to…

 

EU Citizens Initiative calls for ban on biometric mass surveillance systems

A European Citizen’s Initiative (ECI), ‘Civil society initiative for a ban on biometric mass surveillance practices,’ has been registered by…

 

Construction site biometrics advance with Biosite contract and new Redrock product

UK company Biosite Systems Ltd, a workforce management systems developer, has been awarded a contract to develop and deliver a…

 

1Kosmos biometric identity verification solution available via Auth0 Marketplace

New Jersey-based 1Kosmos, a digital identity and passwordless authentication developer, will make its next generation contact-free biometric BlockID technology available…

 

iDenfy and Smart Engines partner to make biometric ID processing environmentally friendly

iDenfy has partnered with document recognition software developer Smart Engines to make its identification processes more secure and efficient, utilizing the…

 

Biometric screening in Nigeria trims local government payrolls, finds unqualified teachers

A biometric screening conducted on primary school teachers in the state of Borno, Nigeria discovered that only 60 percent (10,103…

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