Human-centric by default. Individuals are guaranteed access to their personal data and means to manage the reuse of their data without lock-ins or impediments that inhibit access or portability (e.g. timeliness).

Users should be given full control and portability of their data, while safeguarding privacy.

Transparency and clear terms and conditions to understand how their personal data is used in services and automated decision-making (also by third-parties).

Empowering individuals to manage their data rights requires easy to use tools

  • to manage access to and the reuse of their data (e.g consents)
  • to increase findability and reusability of user-generated contents (e.g metadata)
  • to change service provider (e.g relocate data)