The multifarious effects of GDPR

The multifarious effects of GDPR

The multifarious effects of GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a milestone in the regulation of data and privacy of individuals residing in the European Union (EU). It is an instrument that establishes the minimum level of personal data protection throughout all 28 EU Member States. In that sense, individuals’ names, photos, posts…

Are European children protected well online?

Are European children protected well online?     The European Parliament and other stakeholders have put a lot of effort to protect the rights of children in the digital environment. But are minors effectively protected in practice? There is growing evidence of harm to children online – both to their safety and security, as well…

invitation

Invitation

Invitation: To all members of the academic community and other interested parties that would like to discuss our dynamic digital presence and challenging future   Dear colleagues and friends, Partners of EC Horizon 2020 COMPACT project are organizing two sessions during the upcoming Congress of the Polish Communication Association (PCA). It is our pleasure to…

Fears and speculations in Bulgaria after National Children’s Strategy draft project was introduced

Fears and speculations in Bulgaria after National Children’s Strategy draft project was introduced

Fears and speculations in Bulgaria after National Children’s Strategy draft project was introduced     In April 2019 it was officially stated that the Bulgarian government decided to put the National Children’s Strategy on halt. Bulgarian media announced that, at the request of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, work on the National Children’s Strategy project would cease due to…

The case of social media used for donations of citizens and potential medical data protection

The case of social media used for donations of citizens and potential medical data protection

The case of social media used for donations of citizens and potential medical data protection: Example for the potential constructive and destructive use of social media for social good     In February 2019, the Commission for Personal Data Protection of Bulgaria issued a statement about the medical documents regulation in social media. The topic…