EDRi-gram, 30 September 2020
"Biometric mass surveillance is tremendously invasive and inhumane. It allows an invisible, permanent and massive control of the public space. It makes everybody a suspect. It turns our face into a tracking device, rather than a signifier of personality, eventually reducing it to a technical object."
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Is surveilling children really protecting them? Our concerns on the interim CSAM regulation
On 27 July, the European Commission published a Communication on an EU strategy for a more effective fight against child sexual abuse material (CSAM). The Communication indicated several...
Easter is coming twice this year: Find the egg on our new website
We're proud to announce our brand new website built on the basis of EDRi’s awesome Guide for the Ethical Web Development, proving that it can be done!
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For the “right to analog”: IuRe strengthens the Digital Freedoms program
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Freedom not Fear 2020
Freedom not Fear (FnF) is looking forward to join forces with NGOs from all over the world in order to build a strong alliance for the freedom of...
Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2021
As a world-leading multidisciplinary conference CPDP offers the cutting edge in legal, regulatory, academic and technological development in privacy and data protection. Within an atmosphere of independence and...
At CopyCamp, copyright is discussed in an interesting, substantive, and engaging way. It is an event on law, but it’s not a law conference. For 8 years, CopyCamp...
MozFest is a unique hybrid: part art, tech and society convening, part maker festival, and the premiere gathering for activists in diverse global movements fighting for a more...
Privacy International | Legal Officer | London | deadline: 03.10.2020
Digital Freedom Fund | Operations Officer, Legal Officer | Berlin | deadline: 04.10.2020
FSFE | Office Assistant | Berlin | deadline: 04.10.2020
epicenter.works | Policy Advisor | Vienna | deadline: 15.10.2020
Wikimedia Foundation | Human Rights Lead | Remote | deadline: until filled
Access Now | European Finance & Operations Coordinator, Digital Security Documentation Coordinator | Brussels, Multiple locations | deadline: until filled