[Report] Is biometric technology in social protection programmes illegal or arbitrary? An analysis of privacy and data protection

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Ilo working paper (05.06.2018) Social protection programmes require processing significant data amounts, including often-sensitive information such as household assets, health status and physical or intellectual disabilities. Now more than ever, it is critical to address issues of privacy and data security in social protection programme design, implementation and evaluation.

Global challenges
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Digital Economy Topical Cluster