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Strengthening data protection in Africa: key issues for implementation

25 Jan 2024

Access Now’s new publication on understanding the data protection framework in Africa

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Strengthening data protection in Africa: key issues for implementation
25 Jan 2024
Strengthening data protection in Africa: key issues for implementation
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On eve of final negotiations, US says consensus growing around ‘narrow’ UN cybercrime treaty

23 Jan 2024
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On eve of final negotiations, US says consensus growing around ‘narrow’ UN cybercrime treaty
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23 Jan 2024
On eve of final negotiations, US says consensus growing around ‘narrow’ UN cybercrime treaty
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This year in privacy: wins and losses around the world

18 Dec 2023
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This year in privacy: wins and losses around the world
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18 Dec 2023
This year in privacy: wins and losses around the world
Global encryption day 2023

Social media giants forced to scan private messages under new ‘Online Safety’ laws: watchdog

11 Dec 2023
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Social media giants forced to scan private messages under new ‘Online Safety’ laws: watchdog
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11 Dec 2023
Social media giants forced to scan private messages under new ‘Online Safety’ laws: watchdog
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Spyware in Serbia: civil society under attack

28 Nov 2023

Access Now and our partners have discovered that civil society in Serbia have been targeted with invasive spyware technology. Here’s what we know.

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Spyware in Serbia: civil society under attack
28 Nov 2023
Spyware in Serbia: civil society under attack
Global encryption day 2023

To save democracy, we must stand up for strong encryption

20 Oct 2023
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To save democracy, we must stand up for strong encryption
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20 Oct 2023
To save democracy, we must stand up for strong encryption
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Cambodia: Ministries should withdraw draft cybersecurity law which would threaten human rights and expose people to increased cyber threats

2 Oct 2023

The draft Cybersecurity Law of Cambodia must be withdrawn because vague provisions undermine human rights and exposes people to increased cyber threats.

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Cambodia: Ministries should withdraw draft cybersecurity law which would threaten human rights and expose people to increased cyber threats
2 Oct 2023
Cambodia: Ministries should withdraw draft cybersecurity law which would threaten human rights and expose people to increased cyber threats
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Vietnam’s identity verification mandate will violate international human rights

4 Aug 2023

Viet Nam’s Identity Verification Mandate will Violate International Human Rights.

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Vietnam’s identity verification mandate will violate international human rights
4 Aug 2023
Vietnam’s identity verification mandate will violate international human rights
India’s Digital Personal Data Protection Bill

India’s Data Protection Bill a threat to privacy

3 Aug 2023

The introduction of India’s Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2023, to parliament does far more to threaten privacy than to protect it.

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India’s Data Protection Bill a threat to privacy
3 Aug 2023
India’s Data Protection Bill a threat to privacy
Tunisia digitization programs

Tunisia’s digitization programs threaten the privacy of millions

27 Apr 2023

Tunisia’s recent digitization programs could pave way for mass surveillance, identity theft, data exploitation, and more. Here’s why.

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Tunisia’s digitization programs threaten the privacy of millions
27 Apr 2023
Tunisia’s digitization programs threaten the privacy of millions