What is GDPR?

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy.


  • Summary of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679, protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data.
  • EUGDPR.org: a website meant as a resource to educate the public about the main elements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It is NOT an official EU Commission website.
  • More about GDPR at Wikipedia


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