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PCF-IV.3-Data   IV.3. Enhance the right to data protection

Narrative (Work Plan)
01/01/2015 - 31/12/2017
JP Active  
Coordinating DG:
Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law
300 000
    Intervention Logic Performance Indicators Sources of Verification Assumptions
    Overall Objectives
    (15 Activities) Narrative



    Project Purpose 0      2015/DG I/JP/3290   To develop and strengthen national data protection systems 300 000 
    The project aims at enhancing the right to data protection in the 6 target countries through the further development of right-based legislative and regulatory frameworks on data protection and through an effective implementation of data protection principles in the region.
    An increased proportion of the recommendations of the CoE regarding legal, policy and regulatory framework on data protection are implemented by national authorities in all EaP countries enhancing compliance with international standards.

    The reports and recommendations of the supervisory authorities reflect international standards as a result of training provided to their staff in all EaP countries.
    COE reports

    VLAP reports of the European Commission, where applicable.
    Political drive for enhancement of the national system,
    Willingness of key stakeholders to cooperate and to commit to the work

    Expected Result 0.1 Enhanced data protection legislation, regulations and policies in line with international and European data protection standards, to secure the highest level of protection of individuals, including through the effective oversight of the implementation of the legislation in all EaP countries.
    - Areas of enhancement are identified for each of the 6 EaP countries, as a result of the legal expertise of the data protection legislation by three independent experts;

    - Consensus reached on the follow up actions to the legal expertise in all EaP countries, as a result of expert meetings with national stakeholders (DPAs where applicable, governmental representatives and civil society);

    - A network is established, and plans and a budget are developed between the relevant authorities in order to share knowledge and experience, possibly relying on existing regional networks such as CEEDPA.

    legal analysis reports published for each of the target countries.

    Reports of the expert meeting held.

    Press reviews.
    In order to be successful and meaningful the project will require full support of the government representatives entrusted with legislative changes.

    National stakeholders (government, DPAs', civil society) will have to be pro-active and cooperate

    Possibility to link this regional work to CEEDPA network

      * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
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