CyberSouth: National Workshop on the application of data protection requirements in Tunisia

June 17, 2021
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CyberSouth project has implemented the last National Workshop for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement on the application of data protection requirements, on the 16 June, for Tunisian stakeholders.

International legal standards and principles of the Convention 108+ for the protection of individuals with regard to automated processing of personal data, as well as the findings of the study drafted under the framework of CyberSouth project were presented and discussed. The Tunisian delegation contributed to the discussions with the presentation of their national legal framework on data protection.

Other topics, like the challenges of sharing personal data in the context of law enforcement activities, data protection impact on cybercrime matters, conditions and safeguards, were also addressed during the workshop.

CyberSouth is a joint project of the European Union and the Council of Europe. It contributes to the prevention and control of cybercrime and other offences involving electronic evidence in the region of the Southern Neighbourhood, in line with international human rights and rule of law standards and good practices.

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Countries covered:

  • Tunisia
Human Rights