Calls for September 16 as International Identity Day Gains Momentum

Forty Leading Development Agencies, Governments & Public Interest Organizations Join the Newly Formed Coalition The international coalition calling for the recognition of September 16 as International Identity Day in tribute to Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16.9 - legal identity for all - has picked up momentum this week. To date, 40 of the world’s leading…

More associations get behind International Identity Day movement

ID4Africa have announced that the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) and the Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), as well as the Silicon Trust, have joined the campaign that it had initiated with the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) at the 4th Annual Meeting of the ID4Africa Movement on 24 April 2018, in Abuja, Nigeria. The campaign…

The move towards International Identity Day 16.9

During this years ID4AFRICA meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, petitions were circulated to make the 16th September 'International Identity Day'. Named after the SDG16.9 that calls for identity for all, ID4AFRICA has spearheaded the movement and kicked off activities during the meeting. Dr. Joseph Atick explains more in the video below... https://youtu.be/OjfkJScP2XE