21.03.2016

GPEN Committee publishes its annual report for 2015

In its annual report, an international network whose objective is to promote cross-border cooperation in data protection and privacy enforcement has announced its expansion to include 59 agencies, while launching new and innovative cooperation tools.   
The Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN) has grown from 13 privacy enforcement authorities in 2010 to 59 authorities across 43 jurisdictions in 2015, with plans to further expand in the coming year across Africa, Asia and South America. [...]
Excerpt from the report:
2016 Work Plan Highlights:
[...] Conduct our fourth annual Privacy Sweep; Undertake an enforcement survey and use the results to assist members’ future planning; [...]
Source: Press releaseAnnual Report 2015 (pdf)