We are a coalition of organisations from Europe and Africa https://privacyinternational.org/sites/default/files/2020-11/Letter%20Calling%20for%20Reforms%20to%20the%20EU%20Funding-1.pdf
This is the EU Training Regime that is teaching neighbouring countries how to spy on their citizens.
Here’s how a well-connected security company is quietly building mass biometric databases in West Africa with EU aid funds: meet Civipol.
[NEW!] Today, we reveal how EU funds are used to support surveillance in non-EU countries.
PI and a coalition of civil society organisations demand urgent reforms to EU development aid and cooperation programmes!
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Did you miss our event on #BorderTech last night?
You can catch up here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vh6EyUqNJpA&ab_channel=PrivacyInternational
And stay tuned: we have more coming out *today*! https://nitter.net/_PMolnar/status/1326436373830791168
Join us next week to discuss data exploitation and micro-targeting in African elections.
🗓 25 November
⏰ 12:30 GMT/13:40 WAT
Learn more on micro-targeting here: https://privacyinternational.org/learn/micro-targeting...
We are having record numbers of registered people to this event... so we have decided to set up a livestream on our Youtube channel!
We will give you the link later - but you can bookmark it in the meantime!
We look forward to discuss this important report, as well as an upcoming UN report on race, border and technologies (and more!), tomorrow at 5pm UK.
You can register here:
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