You are currently browsing EDRi's old website. Our new website is available at https://edri.org

If you wish to help EDRI promote digital rights, please consider making a private donation.


Flattr this

logo

EDRi booklets

Petition update: over 54.000 signatures

20 October, 2005
» 

The EDRI and XS4ALL petition against data retention has attracted over 54.000 signatures, of which over 20.000 from the Netherlands (where the campaign was launched), over 6.000 from Germany and 5.750 from Finland. Runners-up in the daily country count are Bulgaria (over 3.000), Sweden and Spain (over 2.000 each), Austria (over 1.500). Italy, the UK, Belgium, France, Slovenia and the US respectively, have each contributed over a 1.000 signatures.

Currently, 79 organisations and companies have signed in support of the petition. The petition is available in 20 languages.

The campaign continues to invite signatures and support throughout October 2005, when the Commission proposal is debated by the European Parliament. Meanwhile, the Council is still threatening to adopt a framework decision in the last official meeting this year, on 1 December 2005, if the Parliament won't adopt data retention quick enough.

Petition
http://www.dataretentionisnosolution.com
http://www.stopdataretention.com

Petition WIKI
http://wiki.dataretentionisnosolution.com

 

Syndicate:

Syndicate contentCreative Commons License

With financial support from the EU's Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Programme.
eu logo