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EDRi-gram, 25 November 2020

On 12 November 2020, 12 organisations from across the EDRi network launched the first ever pan-European civil society movement against biometric mass surveillance: Reclaim Your Face. Over 10 000 people signed the petition so far. Join us!

By EDRi · November 25, 2020


Read: Gender and Privacy: Feminist e-magazine

Producer: Digital Rights Foundation

DRF’s theme for the fourth issue of ‘Digital 50.50’ is ‘Gender and Privacy’ where several amazing womxn share their experiences of being feminists and activists online – in Pakistan.

Read the e-magazine here.

Submit: Call for panels for Privacy Camp 2021

Producer: European Digital Rights

Submit a panel for Privacy Camp 2021: Digital rights for change: Reclaiming infrastructures, repairing the future. The deadline for submissions is 6 December.

Submit your proposal here.

Watch: Interoperability and the EU Digital Markets Act

Producer: Open Forum Europe

Interoperability in the Digital Services Act can ensure real choice, fairness and contestability for businesses and consumers in platform markets. This is a recording of the virtual debate between leading legal and technical experts, who outline the key components of interoperability in the context of competition regulation, as well as the relationship between interoperability and data protection.

Watch the debate here.

Listen: Big Bad Data

Producer: Democracy in Danger Podcast

When Phil Howard lived in Budapest, he watched as Hungary’s fledgling democracy was polluted with polarizing stories spread online. It’s a phenomenon now threatening political discourse everywhere, and recent tweaks meant to improve social media policies and algorithms, he says, amount to “a drop in the bucket.” But find out why Howard, a professor of internet studies at Oxford University, thinks we need more social media, not less; and how machine learning and big data might be democratised for good.

Listen to the podcast episode here.



Amnesty Tech Campaigns and Communications Officer | London | deadline: 1.12.2020

European Digital Rights | Monitoring and Evaluation Framework Consultant | Remote | deadline: 4.12.2020

Directorate-General for Informatics Digital Forensics and Incident Response Analyst | Brussels | deadline: 15.12.2020

AWO AgencyPublic Policy Manager | Brussels | deadline: 18.12.2020

InternewsDigital Security Training Specialist; Expert in Online Media Development; Global Tech Systems Support Engineer | Remote | deadline: until filled

Alliance for Affordable Internet/World Wide Web Foundation | ICT Policy Consultant; Policy Consultant | Remote | deadline: until filled

Coda Story | Senior Reporter | US | deadline: until filled

Tactical TechDigital Security Specialist | Remote | deadline: until filled

Center for Technology & Democracy | Deputy Director; Director of Policy, Director of Communications; Senior Policy Counsel | Washington DC | deadline: until filled

noyb | Office Manager/Accounting; Web developer; Legal tech Expert | Vienna | deadline: until filled