EDPS/14/7  01-04-2014 - A single set of rules for all: EU Data Protection Reform can support businesses and protect citizens 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE EDPS/2014/07 Brussels, Tuesday 1 April 2014 The reform of the EU rules on data protection will support the recovering but still fragile European economy, said the European Data Protection Supervisor following the presentation of his Annual Report of activities for 2013 to the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice...
EDPS/14/6  26-03-2014 - Privacy and competitiveness in the age of big data 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE EDPS/2014/06 Brussels, 26 March 2014 The collection and control of massive amounts of personal data are a source of market power for the biggest players in the global market for internet services, said the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) today.
EDPS/14/5  25-02-2014 - EDPS Guidelines on the Rights of Individuals: data protection is essential to good public administration 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE /2014/05 Brussels, 25 February 2014 EDPS As part of the action plan laid out in his Strategy 2013-2014 to provide guidance to the EU administration, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has published Guidelines on the Rights of Individuals with regard to the Processing of Personal Data.
EDPS/14/4  21-02-2014 - EDPS: Enforcing EU data protection law essential for rebuilding trust between EU-US 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE /2014/04 Brussels, 21 February 2014 EDPS The strict enforcement of existing European data protection laws is an essential element for restoring trust between the EU and the USA said the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) today.
EDPS/14/3  27-01-2014 - EDPS: Active supervision effective in keeping EU bodies on track for data protection 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE /2014/03 Brussels, 27 January 2014 EDPS EU institutions are better at complying with data protection rules and privacy principles than ever before. This is the overall message of the EDPS report on his latest general stocktaking exercise, published today.
EDPS/14/2  16-01-2014 - Urgent reform of EU data protection framework is essential for a connected continent 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE EDPS/2014/02 Brussels, 16 January 2014 The German government has been urged to take the lead in pushing forward the reform of the EU rules on data protection by Peter Hustinx, in the last speech of his mandate as European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), in Bonn, Germany.
EDPS/14/1  13-01-2014 - Video-surveillance: EDPS welcomes improvements in EU bodies 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE EDPS/2014/01 Brussels, 13 January 2014 In a report issued today, the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) highlights his overall satisfaction with the video-surveillance systems of four Luxembourg-based EU bodies that were inspected on 9 and 10 July 2013.
EDPS/13/11  18-12-2013 - EDPS Inventory 2014: Data Protection at the heart of EU policy 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE /2013/11 Brussels, 18 December 2013 EDPS The European Data Protection Supervisor’s (EDPS) 2014 work programme in the area of legislative consultation identifies issues of strategic importance that are likely to be the cornerstones of his consultation work for 2014.
EDPS/13/10  15-11-2013 - Privacy and data protection can restore consumer confidence in the Digital Society 
European Data Protection Supervisor - PRESS RELEASE EDPS/2013/10 Brussels, 15 November 2013 The European Commission's proposal on harmonising electronic communications services across the EU will unduly limit internet freedom, says the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS).
EDPS/13/9  22-10-2013 - An important and welcome step towards stronger and more effective data protection in Europe 
European Data Protection Supervisor - Brussels, Tuesday 22 October 2013 The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) welcomes the outcome of the vote last night by the European Parliamentary Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) on the data protection reform package.