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, Former 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. While he was UN Special Rapporteur he 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, 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, International Policy Director at Stanford Cyber Policy Center
Marietje Schaake is international policy director at Stanford University’s Cyber Policy Center and international policy fellow at Stanford’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence. She is the President of the Cyber Peace Institute. Between 2009 and 2019, Marietje served as a Member of European Parliament. Marietje Schaake tweets @MarietjeSchaake