As COVID-19 vaccines launch, digital certificates seen deepening inequalities

By Rina Chandran

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Vaccinations are already a requirement for travelling to some countries - the obvious one being Yellow Fever. Having to have a Covid-19 vaccination to travel internationally is, in my opinion, a good idea.

However, I am not so sure about the "Meanwhile, more technology firms are rolling out digital certificates that can be accessed on smartphones by employers, airlines and others, as proof of vaccination is sought not just to travel, but also to work or take part in other activities.", as the other activities requires clarification.

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Welcome to the Smart Grid. Where everything and everyone is tracked and monitored 24 hours a day. For your own good, of course :-)

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