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A Plurilateral “Single Data Area” Is the Solution to Canada’s Data Trilemma /




A Plurilateral “Single Data Area” Is the Solution to Canada’s Data Trilemma 1 businesses and researchers to access the data that the data.4 In such a high-trust single data area, they need to conduct their activities effectively. [...] Since adequacy is a Approach for Personal Data time-consuming and costly process, the GDPR also offers alternative options to transfer personal data The European Union has been pursuing a form from the European Union to countries that the of bilateral single data area for personal data since the mid-1990s, by unilaterally imposing its regulations on partner countries that want to 11 EC, Regulation [...] The European Union’s commitment to online regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection data protection began with the 1995 Directive on Regulation) and Directive (EU) 2016/680 of the European Parliament Data Protection, which prohibited the transfer and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of [...] Union has also recently adopted a regulation to support the free flow of non-personal data across According to Teresa Scassa (2018), PIPEDA does the union.15 The regulation’s main objective is not meet the new standards set by the European to prohibit any data localization requirement or Union’s GDPR, since it barely met those of the other administrative restriction on the flow of Data Protection [...] If a majority of countries in the G20 shared the same data governance standards, it would probably make it easier to exert pressure on China to open A Single Data Area as up its own data area and allow more data flows and digital trade to take place and, thus, prevent an Alternative to China’s a clear digital divide between the international data standards board-led single data area and the 32 Dig


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