Publication date: 07 July 2017

Fundamental rights and the interoperability of EU information systems: borders and security (903.79 KB)

When used to obtain information about individuals entering the EU, this implicates various fundamental rights set out in the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, including to respect for private life and the protection of personal data.

Adequate safeguards and mechanisms to ensure respect for these rights are thus essential. This publication aims to support the work of the high-level expert group on information systems and interoperability by highlighting ways to address fundamental rights challenges.