General data protection regulation (GDPR)
|Primary Target Country|
|Publishing Organisation||European Parliament and EU Council|
|Language||Dutch, English, German, Italian, EU languages|
|Target Audience||Businesses, Civil Society, Media, Policy Makers, Practitioners, Researchers|
|Disaster Management Phase||After, Before, During|
|Audience Experience Level||Advanced, Intermediate, Starter|
|Abstract|| WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE REGULATION?
The GDPR strengthens existing rights, provides for new rights and gives individuals more control over their personal data. It includes the following.
The GDPR creates a level playing field for all companies operating in the EU internal market, adopts a technology-neutral approach and stimulates innovation through a number of steps, which include the following.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a privacy and security law drafted and passed by the European Union (EU). It imposes obligations onto organizations anywhere, so long as they target or collect data related to people in the EU.