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Vaccine passport : What we need to know

Morning Wave in Busan, Jan. 14, 2021 (Audio)

January 14, 2021

Vaccine passport : What we need to know

Michele Goodwin, UCI Chancellor’s Professor said “There are enormous legal challenges associated with applications because of privacy concerns. …. There is no company that has said ‘we want to do this altruistically to help governments to succeed in how they address COVID’. And so to be clear, this is something that has financial interests associated with it. They are not designed to protect people’s privacy. They are not designed to keep information safe and safeguarded.”