Monthly Archives: February 2013

FREE Newsletter 25th, 26th, 27th of February 2013

DATA PROTECTION Statewatch: Council of the European Union: Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 21st and 22nd of February

TRANSPARENCY Access-Info: European Monitoring Launched: The Transparency of Policing Protests , includes: The Right to Protest Briefing developed with Statewatch: “Concerned at the lack of transparency around the growing use of force by police in protest situations, Access Info Europe … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 20th of February

POLICE COOPERATION Merger of EU police agencies draws opposition Euobserver: “The European Commission may consider a recommendation to merge the European Police College, Cepol in the UK, with the EU police agency Europol in The Hague. The commission’s spokesperson for … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 18th and 19th of February

EU EXTERNAL RELATIONS Statewatch: European Commission: Report on progress by Kosovo* in fulfilling the requirements of the visa liberalisation roadmap (COM 66-13, pdf) and see: Crime levels bode ill for Kosovo’s EU visa-free bid (EUobserver): “Kosovo is lagging behind in … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 13th, 14th and 15th of February

IMMIGRATION Crime levels bode ill for Kosovo’s EU visa-free bid Euobserver: “Kosovo is lagging behind in crime fighting reforms, limiting its prospects of obtaining EU visa-free travel. The European Commission in a report released on Tuesday (12 February) described Kosovo’s … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 12th of February

DATA PROTECTION MEPs copy-pasting amendments from US lobbyists Euobserver: “A handful of MEPs have copy-pasted amendments made by giant US-based IT companies directly into the EU’s new data protection law. Among the names cited by the London-based NGO, Privacy International, … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 8th and 11th of February

CYBERSECURITY EU Cybersecurity plan to protect open internet and online freedom and opportunity Europa Rapid: “The European Commission, together with the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, has published a cybersecurity strategy alongside a Commission … Continue reading

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