Biometric systems are being increasingly deployed to ensure a fair and efficient election. These systems include solutions for voter registration, voting, tallying and identification. Common modalities include fingerprint recognition, palm vein recognition, iris recognition and facial recognition.


Philippines Comelec suspends biometric voter validation to build up workforce

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in the Philippines has ordered that the validation of biometric voter records be stopped, but not…


Burkina Faso completes voter registry, Innovatrics and Gemalto technology used

The Electoral Commision in Burkina Faso has just completed its biometric voter registry, and as Innovatrics has just announced, its WebAFIS…


9 million voters have not registered biometrics for 2016 election: Philippine Comelec

The Commission on Elections in the Philippines (Comelec) estimates that there are over 9 million voters in the country that…


Morpho delivers voter ID cards to Mali, U.N. steps in to help distribute

Mali’s presidential election is nearly a month away, and Morpho has delivered the biometric voter cards to the capital, though instability…


80,000 voted in Ghana without biometric machines: Electoral Commision chairman

As the election petition trial continues in Ghana, the chairman of the electoral commission Dr. Kwadwo Afari-Gyan told the Supreme…


Nadra looks to upgrade biometric contract with unnamed “French firm”

The National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra) is set to upgrade a contract with an unnamed “French firm” in regards to…

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