Estonia First Country to Offer E-Residency Digital Citizenship

Estonia is to become the first country to offer e-residency to people around the world, offering state-proven digital identities that give access to services like online banking, education, and healthcare. The issuing of smart ID cards will begin towards the end of the year, with anyone eligible to apply to become an "e-Estonian".

Country: Estonia

Domains: Privacy IG

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: ICT, European Union, smart ID cards, e-Estonian, digital identity, e-Residency, Estonia, digital citizenship

Posted on Saturday 15 November 2014

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