Civil / National ID

Civil ID is used to identify or verify the identity of individuals when interacting with governments. Examples of this could be for the purposes of document issuance, border management, voter registration or employment background checks. Find Civil ID solutions here.

 

Veridos to upgrade Cyprus biometric passport and data collection system

Veridos has won a contract with the Civil Registry and Migration Department of the Ministry of Interior of Cyprus to…

 

Digital ID in Africa this week: biometric registration of HIV patients in Kenya, new public healthcare scheme in Côte d’Ivoire

Biometrics for healthcare access comes to the fore this week as a new national healthcare scheme in Côte d’Ivoire moves…

 

Syntizen in talks with Indian state governments to boost data privacy with Aadhaar number redaction

Hyderabad-based Syntizen is currently in talks with multiple Indian State Governments to provide its subsidy management and Aadhaar-masking technologies, The…

 

Technical issues delay Belarus’ January introduction of biometric passports

In March, Belarus was announcing its decision to push back biometric passports from release in January 2019 to January 2020….

 

Infineon launches Secora ID security platform for electronic identification documents

Infineon has introduced a new ID security solution, dubbed Secora ID, to ease the execution of electronic identification (eID) document…

 

Africa digital ID update: biometrics for voter ID in Niger, SIM registration in Liberia and pot farm security in Lesotho

This week sets a good example of the broadening impact of biometrics and digital ID across Africa. Beyond deals for…

 

Ping Identity shares Colorado Digital ID details as Signicat adds qualified electronic signatures

Digital identity companies continue to partner up to meet the stringent demands associated with government ID and digital transactions. The…

 

Digital ID in Africa this week: biometric ghost-busting in Ghana, resolving double registration status in Kenya

Kenya dominated digital ID developments this week. What could have been its biggest story – downgrading the new role of…

 

Mobile driver’s licenses reach public availability in New South Wales, Colorado, Oklahoma

Digital Driver’s Licenses (DDLs) became generally available on smartphones for drivers in New South Wales over the weekend, Xinhua reports,…

 

Digital ID in Africa this week: biometrics for public sector pay, passport and driving license problems

The issue of removing ghost workers from public sector payrolls comes to the fore this week. In Nigeria university staff…

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