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A Right to Exist: Using Cutting-Edge Technology to Create Better ID Systems: Steven Malby of th...

A Right to Exist: Using Cutting-Edge Technology to Create Better ID Systems: Steven Malby of th...

Steven Malby is head of the Law Development Section of the Rule of Law Division for the Commonwealth Secretariat, the executive arm of the Commonwealth of Nations intergovernmental organisation. In this opinion piece, Malby explores the challenges in bringing legal identity to the more than 1 billion people who lack recognition from governments worldwide and the steps taken thus far to find a solution. Out of more than 7 billion people in the world, 1.5 billion officially do not exist. That is, they do not have a form of identity that is legally recognised by governments. Sadly, it is all too easy not to exist. Simply being born as a member of a nomadic group in a remote rural area where birth registration is sporadic may suffice. Armed conflict, persecution or forced displacement can take away everything, including invaluable legal documentation. Criminal groups engaged i...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/a-right-to-exist/

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