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A Guide to Biometric Technology in Machine Readable Travel Documents

Published Date August 2007
Type of Publication Manuals
Publication Under CTI Sub-Fora & Industry Dialogues Groups, Business Mobility Group (BMG)
Accessed 7566
Pages 185
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This document is intended as a reference document to assist APEC economies that are considering the introduction of ePassports.

  • Introduction
  • Why ePassports?
  • Legal Framework
  • Financing options
  • Establishing Identity and Collecting Biometrics
  • Operational
  • Data Management
  • Booklet Manufacture
  • Quality Assurance
  • Privacy, Human Factors and Public Awareness
  • Procurement, Tendering and Contracting
  • Project Management and Implementation