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Shaping the future
of identity



Supporting the provision of legal, trusted identity for all.
Driving the development of inclusive digital identity services necessary for sustainable, worldwide economic growth and prosperity.




OSIA (Open Standards Identity API) enables seamless connectivity between all components of the
identity management ecosystem – independent of technology, solution architecture or vendor.

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Putting government
back in control :

The pioneering OSIA Initiative eliminates vendor lock-in and assures interoperability for sovereign identity programs today.


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The SIA has led the development of the OSIA initiative — which at last gives governments full control over their sovereign identity systems.


Frédéric Trojani
Chairman of the Board, Secure Identity Alliance

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We are a global not-for-profit organisation

The Secure Identity Alliance is an expert and globally recognised not-for-profit organisation. We bring together public, private and non-government organisations to foster international collaboration, help shape policy, provide technical guidance and share best practice in the implementation of identity programmes.

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We support the goals of the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.


We support the World Bank Group Identification for Development (ID4D) Program’s Principles on Identification for Sustainable Development Towards the Digital Age

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We support the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.


We support ID4Africa and its Identity Council.

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Our members have committed to the Secure Identity Alliance’s Code of Conduct.



Our workgroup programmes offer expert advice and pragmatic guidance:



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