ID4Africa

ID4Africa is an ID-4-All movement motivated by the need to promote legal identity for all in Africa. It is a tripartite with representation from African governments, development agencies and industry. Biometric Update has been the official journalist of the annual meeting since 2016.

 

ID4Africa Livecast – Open APIs as a Pathway to Identity and Sectoral System Development

ID4Africa Livecast – Open APIs as a Pathway to Identity and Sectoral System Development Online January 28, 2021, 13:30 –…

 

Africa’s digital ID authorities revisit strategy to build new enrollment models

For a range of reasons, 2020 was set to be a big year in the development of digital identity systems…

 

Integrated Biometrics reveals its fingerprint scanners may kill COVID-19 at ID4Africa event conclusion

Certain types of fingerprint biometric devices may be essentially self-sanitizing against COVID-19, and could potentially restore public faith in contact…

 

Better biometric credentials deployment discussed at ID4Africa’s ‘Marathon of Innovations’

The Marathon of Innovations webinar series organized by ID4Africa continued on Wednesday December 9, with a number of presentations during…

 

Digital identity all-star team appointed as new Turing Institute International Advisory Board

The Alan Turing Institute is establishing an International Advisory Board for Trustworthy Digital Infrastructure for Identity Systems, and has appointed…

 

How to replicate digital ID successes explored in ID4Africa 2020 Marathon of Innovations Day 1

Examples of biometrics-backed government digital ID systems for service delivery that have yielded benefits for people in countries in Africa…

 

Coming wave of open source digital ID projects detailed in ID4Africa webinar

Several open-source approaches to digital public goods that can help countries establish or build on digital ID systems without falling…

 

Upcoming biometrics events and webinars explore development, contactless ID, inclusion

The next few weeks are packed with online events, webinars and conferences all in the field of contactless biometrics, digital…

 

ID4Africa Livecast – The Digital Public Goods Initiatives as Pathways to Identity Development: Part I

ID4Africa Livecast – The Digital Public Goods Initiatives as Pathways to Identity Development: Part I Online December 3, 2020, 13:30…

 

PPPs and social media influencers for biometrics registration and national ID

The number of people with legal, digital ID in Tanzania, backed by biometrics has increased by roughly 70 percent over…

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