Members of European Digital Rights have joined forces to defend civil rights in the information society. The need for cooperation among organizations active in Europe is increasing as more regulation regarding the internet, copyright and privacy is origin
The Information Society Project at Yale Law School is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new information technologies for law and society, guided by the values of democracy, human development, and social justice.
La Quadrature du Net is an advocacy group that promotes the rights and freedoms of citizens on the Internet. More specifically, it advocates for the adaptation of French and European legislations to respect the founding principles of the Internet, most no
Founded in 2009, Lavits research network aims to become a means for discussion and exchange of knowledge and debate around sociotechnical circumstances that enable the capture, storage, management and cross-checking information, especially of personal dat
The Living in Surveillance Societies (LiSS) COST Action is a European research programme designed to increase and deepen knowledge about living and working in the surveillance age, in order to better understand the consequences and impacts of enhanced sur
MappingSecurity.net aims at establishing an innovative interdisciplinary web-based platform for researchers engaged in the critical analysis of the practices and discourses of the actors involved in security issues.
“NeoConOpticon: The EU Security Industrial Complex” is an 80 page report published by the Transnational Institute and Statewatch in September 2009. This blog is a follow-up to that report, maintained by its author, Ben Hayes.
We’re already living in a surveillance society. Surveillance is everywhere. This blog is a kind of research diary and clipboard of interesting things from me, David Murakami Wood, on surveillance, security and society.
Internet censorship and surveillance are growing global phenomena. ONI’s mission is to identify and document Internet filtering and surveillance, and to promote and inform wider public dialogues about such practices.
The PROFILING project has been funded by the European Commission, DG Justice, under the Fundamental Rights and Citizens programme. It is focused on identifying and tackling the challenges posed by technology to the fundamental right to data protection.
This United Kingdom based blog attempts to draw public attention to, and comments on, some of the current trends in ever cheaper and more widespread surveillance technology being deployed to satisfy the rapacious demand by state and corporate bureaucracie
Das Netzwerk Surveillance Studies will die Vernetzung von Wissenschaftlern, Künstlern, politisch Interessierten und Bürgerrechtlern/Datenschützern fördern, die an Themen zu Überwachung und Kontrolle in Kultur und Gesellschaft interessiert sind.
The Surveillance Studies Centre researches the ways in which personal data are processed. We explore why information about people has become so important in the 21st century and what are the social, political and economic consequences of this trend. Quest
The STS & Surveillance Repository is maintained by an informal group of researchers who have been working on surveillance from the perspective of Science and Technology Studies (STS). With this blog we mean to draw together resources for studying sur
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