Digital Rights organizations call on world leaders to uphold human rights

Over 30 digital and civil liberties organisations from around the world have endorsed a joint statement calling on the world’s governments not to expand surveillance measures in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attacks. In addition to European Digital Rights (EDRi), signatories include Article19, digitalcourage, IT-pol, Vrijschrift, La Quadrature du Net, Panoptykon, Initiative für Netzfreiheit, FITUG e.V., Alternative Informatics Association, ORG, EFF, Effi, APTI, and Access.

Country: Global

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: Civil Society

Tags: human rights, open letter, Paris attacks, joint statement, surveillance

Posted on Wednesday 11 February 2015

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