December 5, 2022

Harmonization of Data Protection legislation in Africa: Regulators Decry lack of political will

African states either have fragmented data protection and privacy policies or none. A harmonized legal framework is still required to ensure the rapid development of a digital economy and the protection of personal data across Africa.
November 4, 2022

Privacy Scorecard Report: An Accountability Tool in a Digitised East Africa.

NAIROBI 4th November 2022; Today on the grand finale of the Privacy Symposium Africa happening at […]
November 2, 2022

Privacy Symposium Africa: The Continent’s Fastest-Growing Privacy and Data Protection Platform

Bringing together different actors including data protection and privacy regulators will help to shape the best policies in Africa.
October 23, 2022

The Inaugural Unwanted Witness Privacy Moot: A week later and going forward, all Participating Law schools won!

Last week, we successfully held our two-day inaugural Privacy Moot Court inter-university competition that happened at […]
October 13, 2022

Press Release: The inaugural Unwanted Witness Privacy Moot Court Competition

The Moot Competition is part of our long advocacy for safe digital spaces that thrive on a robust legal framework and compliance.
July 18, 2022

Press Release: Alleged Data Breach/Leak at Uganda Securities Exchange

We notified the Personal Data Protection Office in Uganda about the alleged data breach against the Uganda Securities Exchange
July 6, 2022

The Privacy Symposium Africa, the continent’s Mkutano

Privacy Symposium Africa continuously brings together stakeholders to share their visions and shape data protection and privacy agendas, narrative, and good practices on the African continent.
January 26, 2022

Parliament’s failure to regulate surveillance threatens Human Rights in Uganda.

Kampala, January 26, 2022, Uganda’s increasing adoption of surveillance technology in public spaces does not correspond with […]
November 17, 2021

Malabo Convention: African Data Regulators call for Action

By UW Team At the 3rd Data Privacy Symposium Africa, 2021 held in Kampala, one of the key takeaways […]