Primary steps to an effective data protection ecosystem

By Reina Legal

30th January, 2020

  1. Place, approve and communicate data protection policies, practices and processes
  2. Appoint data protection officer
  3. Maintain a record of processing activities
  4. Notify purpose and seek consent
  5. Enforce technical measures enhancing privacy
  6. Undertake data protection impact assessment
  7. Review existing contracts with third parties/ vendors and draft new contracts incorporating data protection clauses
  8. Conduct data audits
  9. Put in place incident/ breach management system
  10. For cross border data transfer adopt appropriate mechanism