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  • In a move that could allow Europeans to book a summer holiday, the European Commission is aiming to present a plan for a digital green pass later this month.

  • The past would provide proof that a person has been vaccinated, the results of tests for those not yet vaccinated and information on recovery for people who have contracted covid 19.

  • The EU executive plans to also cooperate with international organizations to ensure that its systems also work beyond the European Union.

  • The hope is this EU wide system would prevent separate deals being hatched between EU countries that would fragment its internal market and to avoid finding itself subject to a system set by a third country or by a tech giant.

  • EU leaders agreed last week to work on vaccine certificates with southern member states such as Spain and Greece, particularly keen to unlock tourism this summer.

  • However, it is not yet clear whether vaccinated people can still transmit the virus to others.

  • Some countries, such as France and Belgium, have also expressed concern the easing travel only for inoculated people would be unfair.

In a move that could allow Europeans to book a summer holiday, the European Commission is aiming to present a plan for a digital green pass later this month.

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