Privacy International defends the right to privacy across the world, and fights surveillance and other intrusions into private life by governments and corporations. Read more »

Response to the European Commission's consultation on the Privacy Directive

Publication date: 

PI has responded to the European Commission's consultation on the future of the legal framework for the protection of personal data in Europe.

The Commission asked the following questions:

1. Please give us your views on the new challenges for personal data protection, in particular in the light of new technologies and globalisation.

2. In your views, does the current legal framework meets these challenges?

3. What future action would be needed to address the identified challenges?