European Data Protection Day in Belgrade

BELGRADE -- The European Data Protection Day will be marked in Serbia for the first time in 2011.

January 28 has jointly been marked by the Council of Europe and the European Commission for the past five years.

30 years since the adoption of the Convention on the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, a meeting will be held in the organization of Commissioner for Information of Public Importance and Personal Data Protection Rodoljub Šabić and Partners for Democratic Change in Serbia, with the support of the Fund for an Open Society, it has been announced.

According to the announcement, the meeting to be held at the National Bank of Serbia in Belgrade will be attended by Serbian Interior Minister Ivica Dačić, Head of the EU delegation to Serbia Vincent Degert and Serbian Ombudsman Saša Janković.