Investing In Your Future


ESF 4.180: Enhancing Data Protection Compliance in the Public Service

Project Cost: €354,075
Beneficiary: Strategy Support Directorate
Line Ministry: Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties
Start Date: 2012
End Date: 2015

Non Technical Short Summary Of Project

This project enhanced competencies in the Public Service by providing Data Protection Officers with theoretical specialised training and followed by practical sessions under the guidance of experts, leading to certification which varies from participation to a recognised qualification by the Information and Data Protection Commissioner.

Operational Programme: OPII Empowering People for More Jobs and a Better Quality of Life ESF
Fund: European Social Fund
Operational Objective: To strengthen the efficiency and effectiveness of the public sector.
Priority Axis: PA4 Strengthening of institutional and administrative capacity
Focus Area Of Intervention: OPIIPA4 Supporting Public Sector Reform
Focus Area of Intervention: OPIIPA4 Lifelong learning for the Public Sector
Focus Area of Intervention: OPIIPA4 Innovative activities

Project Objectives

To develop new competencies with a view to enabling DPOs to better fulfil the duties envisaged in the DP Regulation.