The National Agency for the Protection of Personal Data, having an independent status has legal responsibilities to oversee the implementation of personal data protection regulations.
Advising public and private organs, taking decisions on submitted claims, conducting inspections and controls, public information, as well as promotion and support of elementary rights on personal data protection are parts of the main scope within Agency’s mission.
This way the Agency wants to make sure that the rights of every individual on privacy are protected while personal data are processed.
International cooperation in respect of personal data protection issue is an important part of Agency’s permanent mission, being aware of Government’s priority for European integrations.
Academic Exchange for Progress (AEP) facilitates academic exchange and capacity building within the host country, and in the cooperation between partner institutions in Norway, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo (MAK-countries/MAK).
The Academic Exchange for Progress project will strive towards making the ICT industry in MAK more secure, competitive and a sustainable creator of jobs. Furthermore, the project will enable other sectors that are either directly or indirectly dependent on the ICT sector to increase their efficiency and as such improve their competitiveness, sales, export and job creation abilities.
Quality Austria was founded as a limited company for training, certification and evaluation in 2004. It includes the four organizations OQS, OVQ, OQA and AFQM and stands for competence in the fields of quality, environmental and safety management and relating to the industry standards.Our close relationship with the partner organizations IQNet, EOQ and EFQM enables the mutual exchange of topical and global know-how.