Russian citizens will be able to reject the digital passport

The ministry will not insist on the mandatory replacement of traditional paper passports with plastic cards. Russian citizens will be able to abandon the transition to a digital passport and continue to use the classic paper passports. Previously, the authorities proposed to stop issuing paper passports from 2022.


Ecosystem analysis: FAS developed five principles for the operation of digital platforms

How the reform will affect the future development of online giants.


Center and HSE conducted a joint study

Center for Global IT-Cooperation and the Faculty of Law of the Higher School of Economics have developed an analytical review of foreign practice in countering the distribution of illegal (destructive) content on the Internet.


Center joined the International Telecommunication Union

Center for Global IT-Cooperation joined the International Telecommunication Union, becoming the third Russian organization in the Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D).


Digital skills on the labour market

Microsoft and Ancor conducted a study, determining that Russian employers are in a short supply of employees with digital skills.


Center took part in the Summer School on Internet Governance

In the first week of August, the Center's staff delivered lectures as a part of the Summer School on Internet Governance, which runs from July 19 to August 23, 2021, in an online format. It was organized by the Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ. in cooperation with the Faculty of International Relations of St. Petersburg State University.


Roskachestvo and Сenter for Global IT-Cooperation signed a cooperation agreement

Director of the Center for Global IT-Cooperation Vadim Glushchenko and Deputy Head of Roskachestvo Anton Kukanov signed a cooperation agreement between the two organizations.


Face pay technology: testing a new system

For the first time the Moscow metro attracted ordinary passengers to test the Face Pay system - payment of travel by "face". It will allow introducing an alternative method of payment, to which the citizens are already accustomed to in trade networks. And most importantly, it will be possible to get on the metro quickly, even if you forgot your card or smartphone at home.