Kantara Initiative


The Kantara Initiative concept is unique in the digital ecosystem. It is a global non-profit ‘commons’ - a movement passionate about giving people agency over their personal data and confidence to identify and transact in the digital economy. It nurtures innovation by developing open specifications from a ‘blank canvas’ in a transparent expert community setting to fill emerging marketplace needs. On top of it all, Kantara operates a Trust Framework, offering service providers conformity assessment & assurance against well known digital identity standards to assist procurers of those services deliver customer confidence.