Proposal to combat child sexual abuse online presents serious risks for fundamental rights

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) and the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) adopted a Joint Opinion on the Proposal for a Regulation to prevent and combat child sexual abuse.

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TechDispatch on Federated Social Media Platforms

The new TechDispatch is out! 
This edition focuses on federated social media platforms.

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Digital Identity and data protection: current developments and future trends

On 22 June 2022, the EDPS Technology & Privacy Unit co-organised an IPEN workshop on digital identity. Read about the fruitful exchanges of view in a blogpost available here.

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Protecting the personal data of EU producers

In its Opinion on geographical indications for wine, spirits, agricultural products, and quality schemes for agricultural products, the EDPS recommends that a number of measures related to the processing of personal data are clarified and added.

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Proposal on asset recovery and confiscation: EDPS welcomes commitment to data protection

EDPS supports Proposal’s goals, and highlights its significant impact on individuals’ fundamental rights, including the right to data protection.

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EDPS Conference 2022: A pan-European approach is going to be necessary for effective enforcement

On 16 and 17 June 2022, European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) Wojciech Wiewiórowski welcomed over 2000 participants, both in-person and remotely, at his conference titled, “The future of data protection: effective enforcement in the digital world”.

A post-conference report is now available here.

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