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Vaccines are an integral element of the public health response in parallel to other measures.

But the tools associated with them such as certificates come with risks and may result in harm as the @WHO notes in its guidance.

Read our full analysis here 👉privacyinternational.org/advoc

Throughout the pandemic we have seen governments exploiting data with few safeguards and with little accountability.

In its guidance on Covid-19 vaccination certificates the @WHO reminds them of their legal obligations regarding human rights including data protection

In its guidance on Covid-19 vaccination certificates the @WHO continues to cautions against the use of such documentation to serve as a "health pass" in the way it has been presented so far by many gov'ts.

Read our full analysis of the guidance here 👉privacyinternational.org/advoc

✨ New analysis✨

A few days ago the WHO published its technical specifications and implementation guidance for digital vaccination certificates.

[THREAD] After a thorough review, we provide a full analysis and some main takeaways:

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NEW: Privacy International has investigated the diet ad industry: we found out some companies use tests to collect sensitive personal data and share it without consent with third parties. Read more about it here: privacyinternational.org/long-

Intrusive surveillance tech is increasingly used during protests around the world & has a chilling effect on freedom of assembly. We think it’s essential to monitor the use of such technologies, so we created a protest surveillance tracker.
Take a look! 👇pvcy.org/protestsurv

When the Indian govt created unique health IDs, it said they were optional.

However, individuals are now being issued health IDs without their consent or the option to opt out.

Read more from @cis_india 👇

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Following , read our round-up of how activists are fighting spyware and why we need real change on:

📶 infrastructure
👩🏻‍⚖️ surveillance law
💰 procurement law
⛑️ surveillance aid
⏩ export law
🏦 shareholders
🕊️ UN systems
🪲 cybersecurity

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As continues, we know one thing: something need to be done.

But what?

We take a look at how the surveillance tech industry is being challenged around the world and what needs to change.

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Join PI’s @TomSamaki at 5pm BST on Wednesday, in a live audio chat on around the globe, with @GoodID

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4. Take a look at our 'Free to Protest' guides, if you want to learn about the range of surveillance measures police can already use to monitor you when you attend protests: privacyinternational.org/campa

We need 1 million signatures to force the European Commission to listen - will yours be the next one? Join us: pvcy.org/banbiometrics

📢 Protesting this weekend? Take a look at our guides!

We believe that people should be able to attend peaceful protests without the police using sophisticated surveillance tools to monitor, track and identify protestors indiscriminately.
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Facial recognition already stands against fundamental rights and values, but that isn’t stopping people from using it - it’s time the EU made the law clear and banned biometric mass surveillance

Join us: pvcy.org/banbiometrics

Facial recognition poses important threats to privacy and yet, it’s already being publicly deployed for surveillance purposes.

Join us and ask the EU to ban facial recognition: pvcy.org/banbiometrics

Intrusive surveillance technology is increasingly used during protests around the world and has a chilling effect on freedom of assembly. We think it’s essential to monitor the use of such technologies, so we have created a protest surveillance tracker!
pvcy.org/protestsurv

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Want to know why you are being followed around the web by the same ad? It’s really easy just go to..we’re kidding you’ll never know 😡

✨ But there are things you can do. Read our guides to see how you could protect you & your friends from online tracking
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