Registration is now open to attend a webinar offered by ID4Africa with a few of the main lights of id authorities in Africa on “ID Management in Africa in the Era of COVID-19 & Beyond,” giving decision-makers within the continent’s id administration area a possibility to share their observations and experience with friends and the worldwide group.
The webinar will probably be held in English on June 3, 2020 at 2:30pm CET, and whereas registration is free, area is restricted.
Moderated by ID4Africa Government Director Dr. Joseph Atick, the webinar panel options a lot of main authorities ID authorities from across the continent, together with NIMC Director Normal Aliyu Aziz from Nigeria, and ANGEIE Director Normal and ID4Africa Identification Council (IIC) President Mory Camara of Guinea, who was elected because the group’s inaugural chief eventually 12 months’s annual ID4Africa assembly in Johannesburg, South Africa. Additionally on the panel is Judy Obitre-Gama of Uganda’s NIRA, Rueben Kimotho of Kenya’s NRB, William Ayelou from the Workplace of the Prime Minister of Mauritius, Yodahe Zemichael from the Workplace of the PM of Ethiopia, and Mouhamed Sy of Senegal’s CMU.
Aziz additionally serves as chair of the OSIA Advisory Committee, which Camara can also be a member of.
The panel will focus on the affect that the pandemic disaster has had on present id administration tasks and plans, the necessity for inclusive digital id to assist service supply, whether or not an pressing must implement various fee programs has been created by bodily distancing suggestions, and associated considerations about how contact and contactless biometric applied sciences evaluate. The affect of COVID-19 on privateness and knowledge safety concerns, the position of id in supporting social security nets in the course of the disaster, how well being ID platforms are required to vary and different subjects may even be lined in the course of the presentation.
ID4Africa’s annual occasion for 2020 was initially set for June 2 to 4, however was rescheduled earlier this 12 months to October 28 to 30 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This 12 months’s version of the most important id occasion within the World South will happen in Marrakesh, Morocco.
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