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Document 52021PC0281

Initiative summary:
A trusted, secure and convenient mean to identify across the internet unlocks the digital world, protects against cybersecurity threats and empowers users. An EU Digital ID Scheme will improve the eIDAS framework and extend its application to the private sector. Users will have the choice of a universally accepted EU Digital ID (EUid), which will allow for safer use of services online and enhance citizens’ control over their personal data and privacy while respecting user anonymity.
EuroVoc thesaurus:
digital single market; provision of services; electronic signature; data protection; information security; data processing; computer crime; digital technology