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Covid-19 | EDPB Guidelines on Location Data and Tracing Tools

  • 30/04/2020
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On 21 April 2020, the European Data Protection Board (the EDPB) published guidelines on the use of location data and contact tracing tools in the context of the Covid-19 outbreak (the Guidelines). The Guidelines discuss how to use location data and build contact tracing apps in compliance with EU data protection and ePrivacy rules. In addition, the EDPB provides a guide setting out an itemised list for developing contact tracing tools in the fight against Covid-19.

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