In its latest transparency report, Facebook has reported an 18 percent increase in official requests for its users’ data around the world. The report, with a country-by-country breakdown, can be accessed here.
Facebook Reports a Surge in Government Requests for Data
ABOUT THE GLOBAL NETWORK INITIATIVE
Launched in 2008, the Global Network Initiative occupies a unique place in the global conversation about freedom of expression and privacy in the Information and Communications Technology sector. The GNI is a multi-stakeholder forum that brings together companies, civil society (including human rights and press freedom groups), academics and investors from around the world to protect and advance freedom of expression and privacy.
A full list of GNI members and observers can be found here.