ID for Ethiopia

A robust and reliable Digital Identification for all Ethiopians and Legal Residents within the country.

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Request for Bids

The Ministry of Innovation and Technology, Ethiopian Digital Foundations Project /EDFP/  invites sealed Bids from eligible Bidders for the Supply, Delivery and Installation of Biometric Registration Kits for National ID Program.

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Register for the consultation on the Ethiopian National Identification legal draft proclamation with Civil Society Organizations and Human Rights Associations.


The National ID Program is working on the legislative and policy framework with governing bodies to enable a trusted, secure, and robust digital identity ecosystem in Ethiopia….. Visit the “National ID Program’s Draft Proclamation” page for more


A forward-looking Enrollment strategy is put in place  to enable this nation of a 100million+ with an inclusive and robust ID.

Security and Privacy

Personal Data Protection ensures the owner remains the individual and consent is needed before any other third party accesses data.


Privacy, various trust levels, tokenization and mobile ID is some of the features in our authentication ecosystem.

Our approach to Privacy

In full compliance with the Personal Data Protection Proclamation on the way to be passed by the House of Parliament to establish an independent commission, the National ID Program and the authority that will be established thereof, will execute its duties.

As custodians of the data subject’s details entrusted to us, we will ensure maximum privacy, traceability, and transparency.


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S-S: Closed

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+251 913158368


General Wingate St., Next to Abrehot National Library, Arat Kilo, Third Floor of Hilcoe Building, Addis Ababa.

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