Posts Tagged ‘News from Europe’

The dilemma of making migrants visible to COVID-19 counting

The COVID-19 pandemic requires reconsidering the relationship between data and invisible populations as a form of de facto civil inclusion. While most forms of data management of populations are problematic, under which conditions would counting be just? Opinion piece by Processing Citizenship and DATACTIVE members, originally published on Open Democracy. 


EU makes a step towards requiring biometrics on national ID cards

Tag: News from Europe The European adoption of biometrics on national ID cards is making steps ahead, if news about an informal agreement about the Proposal on strengthening the security of ID cards between the EU Council Presidency and European Parliament are to be taken seriously. The Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament…