Newsweek features iRespond in blockchain humanitarian project
Blockchain, also known as distributed ledger technology, could remove the traditional barriers to establishing identity for vulnerable populations. Read the full article here.
iRespond is empowering nonprofits and other institutions to serve refugees, displaced people, and other at-risk groups who do not have reliable identification
iRespond’s story is featured in this Microsoft case study. Read here.
Migrant fishermen in Thailand receive protection
iRespond’s biometric solution has been deployed since October 2017 by the Marine Department in the Royal Thai Government. As of October 2018, there are 165,000 sea and land-based migrant workers registered and protected. Details here
ID2020 Alliance selects iRespond
The pilot will bring blockchain-based biometric identity to up to 20,000 refugees along the Myanmar/Thai border. Details here.