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RightsCon checklist: 15 ways to save the internet and protect democracy

8 Jun 2021

Speaking at a panel discussion at RightsCon, Access Now’s Brett Solomon outlined 15 things governments can do to make sure technology is used to defend — not destroy— democracy and human rights. Read the checklist and watch the full session on YouTube.

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RightsCon checklist: 15 ways to save the internet and protect democracy
8 Jun 2021
RightsCon checklist: 15 ways to save the internet and protect democracy
Breton's blocking statement

Russia throttled Twitter to censor content — here’s what happens next

15 Mar 2021
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Russia throttled Twitter to censor content — here’s what happens next
15 Mar 2021
Russia throttled Twitter to censor content — here’s what happens next
Future of Data Protection

The future of data protection: what we expect in 2021

28 Jan 2021

On the occasion of Data Protection Day 2021, we explore what the future of data protection could look like. But let’s start with: what is data protection?

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The future of data protection: what we expect in 2021
28 Jan 2021
The future of data protection: what we expect in 2021

Egypt’s new data protection law: data protection or data control?

24 Sep 2020

In a context of digital authoritarianism in Egypt, it is imperative to ensure the Personal Data Protection Law is used to protect Egyptians’ data, not to monetize or control it.

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Egypt’s new data protection law: data protection or data control?
24 Sep 2020
Egypt’s new data protection law: data protection or data control?