Health is a sector where personal data is an intrinsic component of daily activities, not only for doctors themselves but also for all those who are responsible for managing care, at whatever level.
Conference on Convention 108 + as the global privacy standard, building a free data transfer area while preserving human dignity
Transborder transfers - Challenges of international data transfer from the perspective of the Convention 108+ and GDPR
The Council of Europe’s Convention 108 on Data Protection celebrates its 40th anniversary on 28 January 2021, during Germany’s Presidency of the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers.
Panel discussion organised by the Council of Europe at the annual international conference Computers, Privacy & Data Protection (CPDP2021).
Data Protection Day 2021 will be held online on 28 January to notably celebrate this year the 40th Anniversary of the data protection Convention 108 with Latin-American data protection stakeholders.
Data Protection Day 2021 will be held online on 28 January 2021 to notably celebrate this year the 40th Anniversary of the data protection Convention 108 with African privacy and data protection stakeholders.
The Data Privacy Day 2021 event is to be held online on 28 January 2021 to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of data protection Convention 108 with its Asia-Pacific privacy stakeholders.
- 9 November 2020 (2 to 3.30pm CET) on Bluejeans
The Bureau of the Committee of Convention 108 and the Data Protection Unit are pleased to organise remote and open sessions to present the work of the Committee to a broader audience than the Delegations usually attending our meetings in Strasbourg.
If GDPR has been described as the new golden standard for data protection, Convention 108 may represent the potential global standard in this field. The recent progressive expansion of the Council of Europe’s model and the modernised version of the Convention have revitalised its role in the global context.
On 11 and 12 am June 2019, the Council of Europe hosted the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy for his public consultation on a Draft recommendation on the protection and use of health data.
Organised in co-operation with the French Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, the objective of this international conference is to reaffirm the universal importance of Convention 108+.
During the 40th Edition of the annual International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) the Council of Europe organised a side-event on the global data protection Convention: Convention 108+ .
The Council of Europe and the French "Commission Nationale de l' Informatique et des Libertés" (CNIL) have organised this conference, which took place in Strasbourg on 5 June 2014. This annual event, which is reserved for accredited data protection authorities and observers, is a unique occasion for each represented authority to deal with subjects of common interest and to help advance the fundamental right to data protection.