On a general point of view the DEFORM project complies with the different existing rules and regulations concerning privacy and data protection both in the European Union, and in all the different participating countries (Greece and France).
All research will be conducted following the European directives mentioned below :
(1)Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) ;
(2) Directive (EU) 2016/680 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by competent authorities for the purposes of the prevention, investigation, detection or prosecution of criminal offences or the execution of criminal penalties, and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Council Framework Decision 2008/977/JHA;
(3) Directive 2006/24/CE on electronic communications, (4) Directive 2002/58/CE (12th july 2002) on the electronic treatment of personal data and protection of privacy as well as the different amendments introduced by:
(5) the 2009/140/EC Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 November 2009 amending Directives 2002/21/EC on a common regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services,
(6) 2002/19/EC on access to, and interconnection of, electronic communications networks and associated facilities, and
(7) 2002/20/EC on the authorization of electronic communications networks and services.
Furthermore, all actions will be deployed in compliance with the Data Protection and Privacy Ethical Guidelines published under the aegis of Research Directorate Unit B 2 ftp://ftp.cordis.europa.eu/pub/fp7/docs/privacy.doc and actually under revision.
Likewise, the structure of all databases dedicated to the research have been submitted to the competent local administration such as the CNIL (Commission Nationale Informatique et Liberté), or all other proper local/regional competent authorities in order to obtain the proper legal documentation or when available authorizations.
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