Effective protection of privacy in the digital age: Statement by Foreign Minister Westerwelle

Nov 1, 2013

Today, Germany and Brazil have sponsored a joint resolution initiative on more effective protection of privacy in the digital age at the United Nations in New York.

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement on this today (1 November) in Berlin: 

“Nowadays, digital communication is a global affair and thus protection

of privacy must be strengthened at the global level. With this

initiative with our Brazilian partners we are seeking a broad

international alliance for up-to-date privacy protection.”

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