Welcome to the MyData Weekly Digest, a news site dedicated to producing the best coverage from within the human centred approach in personal data management. It provides information retrieved mainly from the MyData Global Slack Channel since June 2019. Postings and comments are owned by the respective user stated with each entry. MyData is an idea and an alternative vision for ethical use of personal data. It’s also a movement and a community, and a global non-profit organisation. Read more here: mydata.org

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Noteworthy Information


We created PrivicyPal so people could get value from their personal data and have privacy at the same time.

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Board and Steering Group


#coronadata MyData is active in the digital response to COVID19 pandemic.

  • Register here for the next MyData vs COVID19 call on 4 June 2020 at 3pm CEST.
  • Mikael shared Covid-19 related solutions from Nordic companies.
  • Paul shared the news about an upcoming webinar on ID management and COVID-19 by id4Africa on June 3rd. Register here!
  • Isabelle shared about the plans to set up a thematic group around #MyData4Covid19. Get in touch with the leads if you're interested to join!

Upcoming Events
The following events are in the MyData calendar for next week:

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