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Geoidentity: logging the border

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Displaced persons are forced to leave their homes losing access to personal documents vital to rebuild their lives in a host country

Geoidentity logging the border proposes a universal system for study validation and an academic passport to allow young refugees pursuing their career goals anywhere.

Currently, potential young migrants and refugees are geographically stuck because they don’t physically own the documents to prove they’re graduated or present students.
But if your city is being bombed or destroyed by climate change, you may not have time to organize your suitcase.

Problems
Loss of studies qualifications

Academic titles are not recognised because of the coexistence of different academic formats and validation processes between countries

Loss of identity, because our study and career choices say much more about who we are, especially when you have to rebuild your life.

Why can't we imagine an academic document universally shared among countries?

In Chile, an Indian girl can’t validate her studies because the University required a document that in India doesn’t exist.

Geoidentity proposes a Universal system for study validation: a new electronic passport, in which a person’s academic qualifications, in addition to their personal data, are logged and validated through a biometric sensor to a blockchain platform allowing students to provide all their data for any host university in the world.

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My name is Giorgia Malandrino, I come from Italy. I am based in between London and Milan working as Designer Research, to design innovative solution in developing countries. I've recently completed my MA in Communication Design at NABA University in Milan in connection with a thesis research in South America to explore the migration phenomenon. My ikigai is to understand how design can effect positive global change through proposals for systems that become part of the dynamic tissue of our life