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Mexico wins 14 digital innovation awards in Switzerland




Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico won 14 awards for digital innovation at the World Information and Knowledge Society summit, said Yolanda Martínez, coordinator of the president's digital strategy office.

"The aim of the awards is to acknowledge best practices in digital innovation," she said.

The award ceremony takes place in Switzerland, and include government and civil society from around the world.

Some of the initiatives Mexico has implemented that led to winning the awards include: Online birth certificates, a tool that helps start a business; Force Mexico, which provides live updates of government efforts in natural disasters and the National Cybersecurity Strategy, which measures the prevention of digital crime.

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