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.

 

Digital health pass with Vision-Box biometrics considered by India

Vision-Box is working with India’s Civil Aviation Ministry on the development of a digital health pass using its face biometrics,…

 

Zimbabwe contracts for biometric passports production

Zimbabwe has chosen an unnamed company to build a national biometric database for the country with the aim of facilitating…

 

India’s digital wallets to get transfer boost and incentives for KYC

Digital payment wallets could be bolstered in India following changes to allow interoperability between wallets as long as users are…

 

Cameroon launches enrollment campaign for biometric youth card

A process to enroll youth between the ages of 18 and 35 for a biometric youth card program is currently…

 

Togo readies for biometric ID launch with awareness-raising campaign

Togo is preparing for the launch of its national biometric ID scheme by planning an awareness-raising campaign. The Ministry of…

 

While others debate digital health passes, the EU has already hit the ground running

Even as global debates about COVID passports grow heated, digital health certificate programs are launching in the EU. Seven nations…

 

Biometrically accessed digital wallet coming for EU citizens

EU citizens will be able to verify their ID, access public and private services across the bloc and store digital…

 

Aadhaar draft bill goes beyond biometric lock to protect against fraud

Holders of Aadhaar cards may be able to lock access not just to their biometrics held by the system, but…

 

Red Cross highlights opportunities for digital ID in humanitarian sector

Humanitarian aid organizations are starting to digitize services and adapt to new developments in the digital identity and decentralized identification…

 

Kyrgyzstan launches biometric passport with advanced security features

Kyrgyzstan has launched a biometric passport embedded with enhanced security features, an IT Project Analyst and Architect who worked on…

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