Tag: Centralized databases
#WhyID: Organizations call on the government of Mexico to halt biometric digital ID
22 Sep 2021 •
Access Now and 20+ organizations are calling on the government of Mexico to halt the mandatory Unique Digital Identity Card (CUID) project.
Mexico’s president can prevent a privacy disaster: veto the new biometric mobile phone registry
16 Apr 2021
COVID-19 contact-tracing apps in MENA: a privacy nightmare
18 Jun 2020 •
At the outbreak of the COVID-19 global pandemic, a number of countries in the MENA region turned to technology to help track and prevent the spread of the virus, using apps, drones, and even robots to monitor the movement of citizens under quarantine.