January 28th is the International Day of Personal Data Protection. We will tell how matters stand with the protection of personal data in Belarus.

On January 28th the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data was adopted. Now this document which is open for signing not only by the members of the Council of Europe provides the basis for the protection of data in 47 countries. Belarus does not appear in their list.

Why it concerns everyone