Amid increasing signs of convergence between blockchain-based web3 technology and biometrics, Buenos Aires is embarking on a digital ID project that could offer a compelling test case for self-sovereign identity on a civic scale.
In a newly-published white paper, city officials unveiled an ambitious plan to build a digital identity platform that will prioritize giving residents of the city a high degree of control over their personal information. The platform will be blockchain-based and decentralized, and city officials are aiming to ensure that any organization – even a non-government one – will be able to use it for identity verification purposes.
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