The undersigning civil society organizations express our concern over the global trend of persecuting digital rights defenders –including security researchers and trainers who act to protect and promote human rights. We demand the strong protection of their work and their recognition as human rights defenders. Either through laws that criminalize their activity or through judicial […]
The bill on the Implementation of Biometrics in the electronic voting system in Paraguay which name is “Modifying Articles 98, 201 and 208 of Law 834/96”, presented on October 16, 2019, by Senators Fidel Zabala, Stephan Rasmusse, Patrick Kemper, Antonio Apuril, Georgia María Arrúa. According to the motive of the bill, “ it is of […]
As part of TEDIC’s commitment to the defense of Human Rights, we have launched the mobile platform and application: Defensores. This initiative, carried out jointly with the National Mechanism for the Prevention of Torture (NMP), the Ministry of Public Defense (MPD) of Paraguay, and with the support of the Accelerating Fund of The Latin American […]
On September 13th we submitted a request to declare unconstitutionality – under the sponsorship of the lawyers Federico Legal and Ezequiel Santagada of IDEA and in collaboration with the legal clinic of public information access of the National University of Asunción – against the resolution No. 238 of Ministry of Interior and the subsequent judicial […]
This is an exploratory research that monitors content generation on Twitter during electoral processes. It includes the analysis of Paraguay’s general elections held in April 2018 and the Colorado Party primaries held in December 2017, primaries where the current president was elected. Download our full investigation here
Personal Data in the Social Security Institute. Exploratory analysis on some personal data protection practices in the social security system of the Paraguayan State
The Social Security Institute (IPS, for its acronym in Spanish) of Paraguay is the most important public social insurance system in the country. In the absence of regulations, competent authority, supervision and systematic sanctions for the protection of personal data, along with almost nonexistent litigation in this area, this results in concerns around privacy, confidentiality […]
The advance of digital technologies has generated multiple instances in which personal data are subject to automated processing by the public and private sector to perform commercial and state services quickly and effectively. The protection of personal data protects people from every infringement of their rights due to the processing of their personal data. This […]
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