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Open Rights Group Scotland exists to preserve and promote your rights in the digital age.


ORG Aberdeen: E-voting discussion with the British Computer Society

The Scottish Government have committed to trialling electronic voting as part of its digital strategy. E-voting has been promoted as a way to engage a new generation of voters, but at what costs? Join our discussion with the British Computer Society.


Chris Pounder - An informed Data Subject's view of the Data Protection Act 2018 slide deck

  Chris Pounder's slide deck with space for notes available here 


ORG Edinburgh presents Chris Pounder on the Data Protection Act 2018

Does the change in law matter, or does it just make companies rewrite their privacy policies and continue doing what they always have?


ORG Edinburgh: Is improving biometrics oversight in Scotland enough?

Join Open Rights Group and John Scott QC, author of the Independent Advisory Group report on the use of biometrics in Scotland, for a discussion on enhanced oversight of biometrics in Scotland.