Joint statement on surveillance at the UN Human Rights Council’s 24th session

Publication date: 
septembre 2013
Publisher: 
APC, Access, Reporters Without Borders (RWB), the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and Privacy International

APC, together with Access, Reporters Without Borders (RWB), the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and Privacy International have submitted a written statement to the UN Human Rights Council’s 24th session. The statement highlights the need to bring surveillance practices in line with international human rights norms, in a manner consistent with the International principles on the application of human rights to communications surveillance, and makes specific recommendations to the HRC.