The Principles of Communications Surveillance

The Principles of Communications Surveillance

Announcement Date: 1 May 2014

International Principles on the Application of Human Rights to Communications Surveillance attempted to clarify how international human rights law applies in the current digital environment.

The document consists of 13 principles developed to provide society groups, industry, governments, and others with a framework to assess whether current and proposed surveillance laws or statutes conflict with International Human Rights law. (click here for more)