Concerns about Dept. of Education’s “Primary Online Database”

Digital Rights Ireland Simon McGarr speaks about the Dept. of Education Primary Online Database by Bernard Tyers on Mixcloud

The recording can be downloaded for reference.

Simon McGarr from Digital Rights Ireland speaks on Drive Time, Irish national radio, about the privacy, and misuse of data concerns with the Department of Educations’ proposed Primary Online Database programme to collect sensitive, and nonsensitive data about primary school children until at least their 30th birthday.

Simon has written about it already, and has created an online form where parents can express their concerns.

The proposed database has been covered in Irish media.


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