Monthly Archives: October 2019

Australia, 24 October 2019: Electronic Frontiers Australia welcomes the news today that the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) has rejected proposed legislation that would have created a facial recognition mass-surveillance system reminiscent of that used by the … Continue reading

Nominations to serve as Board members of the EFA are open and are due on Sunday 27 October 2019. The Annual General Meeting is to be held on Sunday 24 November 2019. Details of the format will be forthcoming. The Constitution dictates that … Continue reading

Media release: Electronic Frontiers Australia Inc (EFA) is concerned that a joint parliamentary inquiry public hearing into Australia‚Äôs proposed national facial recognition database was cancelled on Wednesday. The scheduled hearing was part of the inquiry by the Parliamentary Joint Committee … Continue reading