In many respects, freedom of expression and privacy have been strengthened by the digital environment. There are more ways than ever to communicate freely, securely and anonymously.
But from laws that restrict freedom of speech, to network disruptions and bans on encryption, these rights are increasingly under threat. GPD works to ensure that national, regional, and global digital policies protect and promote users’ freedom of expression and privacy.
NEWS 19 Oct 2017
The new European Commission measures on encryption – a (quick) human rights analysis
EVENT Next Plenipot: October/November 2018
ITU info hub
POST 3 Oct 2017
Reflections on ICDPPC 2017 from a human rights defender
MULTIMEDIA 27 Sep 2017
In beta, episode 6: who gets to decide when online content is removed?
MULTIMEDIA 21 Sep 2017
World map of encryption laws and policies
MULTIMEDIA 12 Sep 2017
Encryption policy for human rights defenders (podcast series)
PUBLICATION 12 Sep 2017
Travel Guide to the Digital World #4: Encryption policy for human rights defenders
MULTIMEDIA 7 Sep 2017
Understanding the ICDPPC (podcast)