News In Brief


EU struggles to find new data supervisor

09.01.14 @ 09:12


The EU is struggling to find a new European Data Protection Supervisor by 16 January to replace Peter Hustinx. In a letter sent Tuesday to EU Commissioner Maros Sefcovic, Hustinx expressed "serious concerns about the procedure" after five candidates shortlisted for the job reportedly failed to meet the criteria.


EUobserver encourages comments that contribute to an intelligent debate. It reserves the right to delete comments which it deems abusive or which incite hatred. For questions about any aspect of community participation, please write to

View comments