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Privacy Unplugged with Privacy Commissioner John Edwards - 7 May 2018 (Auckland)
What’s changing in privacy law in New Zealand? Is your data safe on Facebook? Privacy Commissioner John Edwards and Daimhin Warner of Simply Privacy discuss recent privacy developments and trends, focusing on the new Privacy Bill, Facebook and other topical issues.
The State Services Commission has today released the report of an independent privacy impact assessment on the proposed E-government identity authentication scheme. I welcome this development as demonstrating the Commission's commitment to openness and transparency in the development of this scheme.
Privacy Impact Assessment is a relatively new process being adopted increasingly by governments across the world to identify and add...