Export bans alone won’t stop surveillance — we need a new global approach
18 Nov 2019 •
The impact that surveillance technology has had on vulnerable individuals and members of at-risk communities demonstrates why comprehensive, systemic regulation of this industry is both necessary and urgent.
Free expression in MENA: death by a thousand cuts
7 Jun 2018 •
Across the region, authorities are leveraging accusations of “fake news” and imposing harsh prison sentences — in some cases, 10 years — based on what an advocate has posted online.
Access Now at the United Nations: spyware in UAE, surveillance in France, and shutdowns in Africa
14 Jul 2017 •
Read our submissions to the United Nations on digital rights in Israel, the UAE, France, Burundi, and Mali.