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Commission to propose digital green pass for travel this month

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The Commission will put forward a legislative proposal this month on a digital green pass that proves a traveler has been vaccinated against the coronavirus, President Ursula von der Leyen said Monday.
“The aim is to gradually enable them to move safely in the European Union or abroad - for work or tourism,” she announced on Twitter.
But in order to prevent discrimination, the pass would also have to include other information such as results of recent COVID-19 tests or proof of immunity.
A package of measures focused on travel is due to be adopted on March 17, ahead of a meeting of EU...
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