Our friends

Our Friends

The Digital Freedom Fund is thrilled to be associated with three of the world’s leading promoters of freedom of expression and digital rights. The Friends support DFF’s mission to advance digital rights in Europe.

David Kaye, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression speaks at the Human Rights Council. 17 June 2015. UN Photo / Jean-Marc Ferré

David Kaye, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

David Kaye is a clinical professor of law at the University of California, Irvine. As a UN Special Rapporteur he has addressed, among other topics, encryption and anonymity, the protection of whistleblowers and journalistic sources, and the roles and responsibilities of private Internet companies. David Kaye tweets @davidakaye

Dunja Mijatović

Dunja Mijatović, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

Dunja Mijatović is the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights and the former OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media. Dunja is an expert on human rights, new media including digitalization and the Internet. Dunja Mijatović tweets @Dunja_Mijatovic

Marietje Schaake, Member of the European Parliament

Marietje Schaake, Member of the European Parliament ​

Marietje Schaake is a Member of the European Parliament. She serves on the committee on Foreign Affairs and the subcommittee on Human Rights. She is the founder of the European Parliament Intergroup on the Digital Agenda for Europe and a Member of the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace. Marietje Schaake tweets @MarietjeSchaake