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Canada Border Services Agency needs to develop a new biometric strategy

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has an urgent need to hire a global technology company to develop a new biometric strategy in response to rapidly evolving issues including COVID-19.

The CBSA invited 15 firms to submit proposals for immediately setting up an Office of Biometrics and Identity Management.

Biometric information is a unique identifier and is considered useful in managing the passage of people across borders. Canada’s border agency’s establishment of a proactive and systematic approach to the adoption of more biometrics at the border, in the form of a new office shows the Government’s effective response to the changing environment.

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https://www.cp24.com/news/canada-s-border-agency-urgently-developing-biometric-plans-in-response-to-covid-19-1.5460533#:~:text=OTTAWA%20-%20Canada%27s%20border%20agency%20has%20an%20%E2%80%9Curgent,in%20response%20to%20rapidly%20evolving%20issues%20including%20COVID-19.