Data Protection Day 2022 Cartoon

Data Protection Day

Each year on 28 January, we celebrate Data Protection Day. It is a chance for all of us to reflect on what this day represents, on how far we have come in the field of data protection, on the challenges that lie ahead for data protection in Europe’s digital future.

Read the European Data Protection Supervisor's blogpost and watch his video to mark Data Protection Day 2022.

Your Data, Your Rights Infographic

Data Protection Day: Your Data, Your Rights

To mark Data Protection Day, the EDPS have created an infographic on your rights as an individual when your data is processed by an EU Institution. Read it here

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