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[liberationtech] The Brussels Privacy Declaration - CALL FOR SIGNATORIES

Lisa Brownlee lmbscholarly2 at
Fri Jan 25 05:37:37 PST 2013

Si and I signed hope everyone does!!

On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 3:58 AM, A.Cammozzo <a.cammozzo at> wrote:

> Dear Kirsten,
> good initiative!
> In my opinion it would be a nice idea to invite the UE Parliament to
> follow the UE Art. 29 WP recommendations, esp. regarding face recognition
> and video surveillance[1], mentioning the dangers of biometric data in SNs.
> Considering the visual re-identification of people in real world through
> uploaded photos and face recognition the report says: <<[...] equipping
> video surveillance systems and smartphones with facial recognition systems
> based on social network databases could put an end to anonymity and
> untraced movement of individuals.>> (p.2)
>  sent an open letter[2] to UE institutions back in 2011,
> asking for a "clear and well-balanced regulatory framework that could
> preserve citizens from privacy intrusions, while also providing the
> Internet industry with a consistent and transparent privacy policy
> environment in which citizens confidence, technology research and business
> can thrive".
> Of course is glad to sign!
> Best regards,
> Alberto Cammozzo,
> founder
> [1]  Open Letter to EU privacy institutions, and replies: <
> >
> developments in biometric technologies:
> <**data-protection/article-29/**
> documentation/opinion-**recommendation/files/2012/**wp193_en.pdf<>
> >
> --
> On 01/25/2013 10:01 AM, Kirsten wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> In response to the massive corporate lobbying in Brussels against the
>> data protection reform, European Digital Rights (EDRi), Bits of Freedom
>> and Privacy International  drafted a statement
>> (http://brusselsdeclaration.**net/ <>)
>> geared towards Members of the European
>> Parliament and European governments, demanding of them to protect our
>> privacy instead of listening to industry lobbyists.
>> You are of course all very welcome to sign if you haven't done so
>> already. Please e-mail to sign at We will process
>> all incoming e-mails as soon as possible.
>> Best,
>> Kirsten
> --
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