Regulator Interview: Perspectives on Pan-African Data Protection Regulation

Data protection regulation has developed significantly in the past 15 years with Nigeria and Egypt the most recent to bring in new legislation. This session will examine the prospects for the development of a unified regulatory regime for data protection across a hugely diverse continent. The privacy authorities in a number of countries are attempting to bring their work into line and one of Africa’s leading commissioners will discuss progress.



Patricia Adusei-Poku

The Executive Director of the Ghana Data Protection Commission