The New Paper

March 2, 2021

EU officials to propose digital pass showing coronavirus vaccination history

EU officials announced plans to propose the use of coronavirus-related “Digital Green Passes” that designate whether someone has been vaccinated, tested negative, or recovered from a previous infection. The announcement comes as countries determine how to safely reopen amid the ongoing vaccine rollout. 

Extra: Israel launched a similar initiative last week, mandating that individuals have digital vaccine certifications before entering certain establishments (including gyms, hotels, and synagogues).
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