#MarginalizedAadhaar: Is Aadhaar a Tech Solution for a Socio-Economic Problem?
August 5, 2020
This is the fourth field diary entry from Subhashish, one of our Digital Identity Fellows. His year-long research project is focused on the challenges and opportunities within marginalised groups most affected by Aadhaar, India's national digital ID system. *** "You cannot fix using the law what you have broken using technology" says Indian cybersecurity expert [...]
MarginalizedAadhaar: Digital identity in the time of COVID-19
May 12, 2020
This is the third field diary entry from Subhashish, one of our Digital Identity Fellows. His year-long research project is focused on the challenges and opportunities within marginalised groups most affected by Aadhaar, India's national digital ID system. ***** Before Indian society had the chance to recover from the hardship of both a financial slowdown [...]
Updates from the field – Subhashish’s diary entry January 2020
January 27, 2020
This is the second field diary entry from Subhashish, one of our Digital Identity Fellows. His year-long research project is focused on the challenges and opportunities within marginalised groups most affected by Aadhaar, India's national digital ID system. *** India’s ambitious biometric-based identity — Unique Identity (UID) — has been the focus of the State [...]
#MarginalizedAadhaar: Exclusion in access to public information for marginalized groups
November 20, 2019
This is the first field diary entry from Subhashish, one of our Digital Identity Fellows. His year-long research project is focused on the challenges and opportunities within marginalised groups most affected by Aadhaar, India's national digital ID system. *** In this first of a monthly series of field diary entries, I will be highlighting the [...]