After the huge reactions of parties and training for the regulation of the Ministry of Education, which provides in cases such as pandemic, the Distance learning, comes the European Commission n’ απαντήσει ότι δεν ανακύπτουν θέματα παραβίασης personal data.
As announced by the Ministry of Education, today 31-7-2020, The European Commission, recognized the agreement between the law and the Ministerial Decision of the Ministry of Education and Religions, concerning the possibility of distance education during epidemiological emergencies, with data protection authorities, but also the other obligations of the controllers to ensure the lawful and fair processing of the general data protection regulation (GDPR).
Σε απάντηση του Επιτρόπου Δικαιοσύνης Didier Reynders προς ερώτηση 5 Greek MEPs of SYRIZA (Group of the European United Left / Left of the Greens of the Nordic countries), It is pointed out that the law on distance learning explicitly states, including, the non-recording of online sessions, the non-transmission of the image of the students, their types of data to be processed and the duration of processing.
Furthermore, It is underlined that the relevant Ministerial Decision was issued after conducting an impact assessment on data protection.
End, European Commissioner points out that measures taken try to minimize the risk of sensitive data being disclosed.