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Privacy Law & Policy Reporter --- "Ministerial Declaration on the Protection of Privacy on Global Networks" [1998] PrivLawPRpr 73; (1998) 5(5) Privacy Law & Policy Reporter 97

Ministerial Declaration on the Protection of Privacy on Global Networks

The Governments of OECD Member countries [including the European Committees] at the Conference ‘A Borderless World: Realising the Potential of global electronic commerce’, Ottawa, Canada,

REAFFIRM the objectives set forth in:


— encourage the adoption of privacy policies, whether implemented by legal, self-regulatory, administrative or technological means;

— encourage the online notification of privacy policies to users;

— ensure that effective enforcement mechanisms are available both to address non-compliance with privacy principles and policies and to ensure access to redress;

— promote user education and awareness about online privacy issues and the means at their disposal for protecting privacy on global networks;

— encourage the use of privacy-enhancing technologies; and

— encourage the use of contractual solutions and the development of model contractual solutions for online transborder data flows;



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