High representatives of the national data protection authorities from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia met on 14.-15. May 2017 in Bled at the first meeting of the »Initiative 20i7«. The initiative follows the example of similar informal cooperation of the data protection authorities of the Nordic states which also share historical, cultural and legal background and which have been closely cooperating and sharing experiences.
High representatives of the data protection authorities joined in »Initiative 20i7« signed the “Declaration of co-operation of Data Protection Authorities in Initiative 20i7” agreeing on regular annual informal meetings of the initiative and active exchange of expert opinions, experiences and best practices with the aim of addressing common challenges encountered in protection of personal data. More