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Surveillance technologies must not undermine freedom of expression – UN expert

From the UN News Centre: “Freedom of expression cannot be ensured without respect to privacy in communications,” said Special Rapporteur on freedom of expression, Frank La Rue, presenting to the Geneva-based Human Rights Council his report on the implications of State surveillance on human rights. “Concerns about national security and criminal […]

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UNESCO Global Survey on Internet Privacy and Freedom of Expression

The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has recently released the Global Survey on Internet privacy and Freedom of Expression which assesses where privacy and freedom of expression support and/or compete with each other in different circumstances.  The book is described as a “useful reference tool containing up-to-date and sharp information […]

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