Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill

Joint Statement on the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2015 Pakistan
Joint Statement on the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2015 Pakistan 07 May 2015

ARTICLE 19, the Association for Progressive Communications, Human Rights Watch, Privacy International, Digital Rights Foundation and others are seriously concerned by the proposed Prevention of Electronic Crimes (PEC) Bill in Pakistan. The bill introduces a series of new provisions that pose a grave risk to freedom of expression and privacy in Pakistan. We urge members of the Senate of Pakistan to take a stand against the bill and call on the Pakistani legislature to ensure that any new cyber...

Charter of Demands challenges Pakistan's Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill
Charter of Demands challenges Pakistan's Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 07 May 2015

The proposed Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill poses serious threats to freedom of expression and privacy in Pakistan. To challenge it, a Charter of Demands has been developed by Bytes for All Pakistan, Media Matters for Democracy, and supporting organisations, APC among them.