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Delays, extortions, and voter exclusion: Cameroon’s national biometric ID card conundrum

Ashu M. just clocked 20 years this November, the legal age for voting in the central African nation of Cameroon….

 

Philippines reaches 10M digital IDs issued in first 2 months, pilots downloadable version

The Philippine Statistics Authority says it has issued the printable version of the national digital ID to 10 million people…

 

Cayman Islands pass digital ID and ID card bills, Jamaica begins ‘zero-fail’ pilot

The Identification Register Bill and Cayman Islands Identification Card Bill have both been passed by parliament after mandatory registration elements…

 

ID cards face delays in Philippines, launched in Kenya, use encouraged in Vietnam

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has been urged by the country’s president to speed up printing the ‘digital version’ of…

 

US might have to settle for compromised ID cards

In a development that surprised few paying attention to the U.S. plan to get more-secure IDs in the hands of…

 

Facial recognition under scrutiny in Ireland as PSC exec claims department does not track biometrics

The infrastructure behind Ireland’s Public Services Card (PSC), an ID credential for accessing services, does not track holders’ biometric data,…

 

Veridos seals deal for Latvia biometric passport, to unveil new security features for IDs

Germany-based integrated digital ID solutions provider Veridos has announced a deal for the delivery of over a million biometric passports…

 

Moscow court rules in favor of Smart Engines in Citibank ID scanning software row

The Arbitrazh Court of Moscow ruled in favor of Smart Engines in a lawsuit that saw the local Citibank subsidiary…

 

Digital ID schemes marginalizing Roma in Serbia, Rohingyas in Myanmar: reports

Digital identity tech and legislation are accused of human rights offenses in Europe and Asia for automatically excluding certain communities…

 

Is UK voter requirement an opportunity for biometric ID documents?

New opinions offered on how the UK can deal with the contradiction of a new law requiring ID to vote…

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