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Data Privacy Day

January 28 is celebrated as Data Privacy Day (DPD) across the world. The objective of the day is to sensitize individuals and disseminate privacy practices and principles. From being privacy professional to an internet user or a consumer, the onus of safeguarding privacy lies on every shoulder.


In order to commemorate the day, a Privacy focussed Wallpaper & Posters have been created which depict the Privacy landscape and imperatives towards Privacy. The wallpaper depicts the steadfast approach of a Privacy Champion; inspiring others to crossover the abyss of privacy violations, using the bridge of privacy principles.

Download the Data Privacy Day creatives and show your support by applying them in and around your organisation.Get them from here: http://bit.ly/dpd2019

We encourage you to help us in mass adoption of this Wallpaper by getting it adopted personally and within your organization for at least a week to 10 days starting Jan 28. The posters are print-ready and can be easily printed and pinned on workstations and notice boards.
Data Privacy Day presents itself as an opportunity to further the long-standing goal of robust use and transfer of data in a fashion that is responsible and protected. It is imperative for us as a country to continuously strive to become Privacy aware and build a robust Privacy posture for our organizations and citizens. This Data Privacy Day, let us pledge to embark on this promising journey of Data Protection and become the true champions of Data Privacy.
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