Civil / National ID

Civil ID is used to identify or verify the identity of individuals when interacting with governments, though increasingly it is also used for regulated private industries, such as mobile phone accounts. Government examples of civil ID use could include document issuance, border management, voter registration or employment background checks. Find Civil ID solutions here.

 

Togo launches tender for national biometric identification scheme

The National Agency for Identification of Togo (ANID) has launched an international call to tender for the design, supply, installation…

 

Regula selected to verify digital identity documents for Zamna travel infrastructure

Digital document verification technology from Regula is being integrated with Zamna under a strategic partnership to secure the core digital…

 

UK and Australian governments renew investments in digital identity services

The Government Digital Service (GDS) in the UK has invested more than £5 million (roughly $7.06 million) in Digidentity and…

 

Guinea selects Idemia for OSIA digital identity system to drive inclusion

Guinea’s National Agency for Economic and Social Inclusion (ANIES) plans to use a digital identity and biometrics management system based…

 

Apple throws its weight behind mobile driver’s licenses, negotiating with TSA

Digital storage of state-issued ID documents on Apple devices has been unveiled by the tech giant at its annual developer…

 

Ugandan ID system a ‘national security weapon’ that denies human rights – report

Uganda’s national biometric ID system has failed in its promise to improve access to services for Ugandans, says a new…

 

Indian government developing family digital ID, health app sparks consent concerns

India’s federal government is in the preliminary stages of developing a ‘Universal Family ID,’ similar to India’s current biometric Aadhaar…

 

Innovatrics brings transparent, open biometrics approach to OSIA

Innovatrics has joined the Open Standards Identity API (OSIA) initiative, an open set of interfaces (APIs) which work as a…

 

Senegal renews deal with Iris Corp for biometric ID cards

Iris Corporation has announced a deal extension with Senegal for the production of three million smart biometric national ID and…

 

Four biometrics acquisitions in a week highlighted by ID R&D, Trueface deals

The $49 million dollar acquisition of contactless biometrics and passive liveness leader leader ID R&D by Mitek is just one…

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