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Private Organizations

  • ACLU: American Civil Liberties Union

    The ACLU is our nation’s guardian of liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to all people in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States

  • Australian Privacy Foundation
    a non-governmental organisation dedicated to protecting the privacy rights of Australians.
  • CAUCE, The Coalition Against Unsolicited Commercial Email
    CAUCE, is an ad hoc, all volunteer organization, created by Netizens to advocate for a legislative solution to the problem of UCE (a/k/a "spam").
  • Center for Digital Democracy
    The CDD is committed to preserving the openness and diversity of the Internet in the broadband era, and to realizing the full potential of digital communications through the development and encouragement of noncommercial, public interest programming.
  • Crypto Law Survey

    a survey of existing and proposed laws and regulations on cryptography

  • EDRI - European Digital Rights
    a European association of privacy and civil rights groups.
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)
    Protecting Rights and Promoting Freedom in the Electronic Frontier
  • Electronic Frontiers Australia
    a non-profit national organisation formed in 1994 to protect and promote the civil liberties of users of computer based communications systems and of those affected by their use
  • Electronic Frontiers Georgia - EFGA

    Electronic Frontiers Georgia was founded in June of 1995 to ensure that the principles embodied in the Constitution and Bill of Rights are protected as new communications technologies emerge.

  • Electronic Privacy Information Center
    EPIC focuses public attention on emerging civil liberties, privacy, First Amendment, and other constitutional issues.
  • Online Privacy - Canadian resources
    Tools and resources for protecting your online privacy
  • Platform for Privacy Preferences (P3P) Project
    a protocol aiming to provide a simple, automated way for users to gain more control over the use of personal information on Web sites they visit) - from W3C - The World Wide Web Consortium
  • PrivacyBot.com -- Web Site Privacy Policies and Privacy Seal Trustmarks
    PrivacyBot automates drafting Internet Privacy Policies, allows registered sites to display the PrivacyBot Trustmark and provides an online complaint process for consumers.
  • Privacy Coalition

    a U.S. nonpartisan coalition of consumer, civil liberties, educational, family, library, labor, and technology organizations

  • PRIVACY Forum
    a moderated e-mail digest (and archive of those digests and related documents) for the discussion and analysis of issues relating to privacy... in the information age
  • PrivacyInfo
    The site features a search engine for all of the Canadian Privacy Commissioner's decisions under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) and links to Canadian privacy legislation, privacy law news, and other resources. The site was developed by Professor Michael Geist, BNA Consulting Editor.
  • Privacy International

    Privacy International is a human rights group formed in 1990 as a watchdog on surveillance by governments and corporations

  • The Better Business Bureau
    Since the founding of the first BBB in 1912, the BBB system has proven that the majority of marketplace problems can be solved fairly through the use of voluntary self-regulation and consumer education.
  • The Center for Democracy and Technology
    A non-profit public interest organization based in Washington, DC. CDT's mission is to develop and advocate public policies that advance constitutional civil liberties and democratic values in new computer and communications technologies.
  • The Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
    a nonprofit consumer education and advocacy project located in California. Amongst its purposes: to raise consumers' awareness of how technology affects personal privacy; empower consumers to take action to control their own personal information by providing practical tips on privacy protection. Including Links to Other Resources.
  • Understandingprivacy.org
    the web home of the Privacy Leadership Initiative, a group of companies and organizations helping to make privacy simple for consumers and businesses through research and knowledge-building.