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The outgoing Privacy Commissioner Marie Shroff today welcomed the announcement of John Edwards as her successor as Privacy Commissioner.
Read our latest issue of Private Word - the last one for 2013. It includes news about the Office's latest projects including OWLS for schools, as well as plans for Privacy Awareness Week 2014. We'd also like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday season.
This animation by The Guardian website, and narrated by Jemima Kiss, explains what the NSA surveillance disclosures mean for all of us.
The Privacy Commissioner Marie Shroff today welcomed the government’s announcement that it was creating the role of Government Chief Privacy Officer (GCPO).
Here's what to do when you find information that is not yours. You may have been sent it by mistake or discovered it but the important thing is how to return it.