University Data Protection Office

May 13, 2021
No. 21-09 13 May 2021 NEWS | Guevarra: 'Checking' profiles of community pantry organizersviolates privacy law 22 April 2021   MANILA – Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra issued a statement...
May 12, 2021
A couple of days ago, I was notified by some colleagues about an interesting Advisory Opinion (AdOp) issued recently by the Privacy Policy Office of the National Privacy Commission. The AdOp deals with a very specific situation described by the inquiring party. Apparently, someone had...
May 08, 2021
Have you ever requested records from your school that contain your personal data? If you have, they seem to handle it with ease, right? But, have you tried doing it from other institutions like government agencies and instrumentalities, banks, public utilities, and other private companies? If you...
April 25, 2021
Protecting people’s personal data is an essential part of protecting their life, integrity, and dignity. This makes data protection a crucial part of humanitarian work. People in need of humanitarian action often belong to vulnerable groups — individuals who are already experiencing some form of...