Press Release: The 5th Privacy Symposium Africa to Address Emerging Data Privacy Challenges

Kampala, Uganda 3rd April, 2023- Unwanted Witness, a leading human rights organization dedicated to promoting online privacy and data protection, is pleased to announce the launch of the 5th Privacy Symposium Africa (PSA), to be held in Port Louis, Mauritius from November 7th to 9th, 2023. The PSA will take a sectoral lense approach and is being organized in partnership with the Data Protection Office of Mauritius.

The PSA has become the premier event for thought leaders, policymakers, and industry professionals interested in the latest developments and trends in privacy and data protection. The 5th edition of the PSA promises to be even bigger and better than previous editions, with a focus on taking a sectoral approach to exploring the latest developments in privacy and data protection across various sectors including healthcare, finance, education, media and tech.

The PSA provides a unique opportunity for stakeholders in the privacy and data protection space to network, learn from experts, and share insights on the latest trends and challenges facing the industry. Attendees will also have the chance to participate in interactive sessions and master classes on a range of topics related to online privacy and data protection.

peaking about the upcoming event, the Executive Director of Unwanted Witness, Ms. Dorothy Mukasa, said, “We are delighted to be hosting the 5th Privacy Symposium Africa in Port Louis, Mauritius. We believe that taking a sectoral approach will help us to better understand the challenges and opportunities facing different industries when it comes to privacy and data protection. We are also grateful to our partners, the Data Protection Office of Mauritius, for their support in organizing this important event.”

The 5th Privacy Symposium Africa promises to be an exciting and informative event, and we encourage all stakeholders in the privacy and data protection space to mark their calendars and join us in Port Louis, Mauritius from November 7th to 9th, 2023.

For more information about the PSA, including registration details and sponsorship opportunities, please visit the PSA website at