ENDORSE is an EU funded project which is concerned with providing a Legal Technical Framework for Privacy Preserving Data Management. The output of the project will be an open source toolset to provide guarantees to Data Controllers as well as Data Subjects that personal data is being handled in legally compliant manner. The project will also produce a certification methodology to help increase trustworthiness in ICT products with respect to privacy and data protection.
The project comprises data protection legal experts, academic computer science partners, software implementors and interested industry players from Ireland, UK, The Netherlands, Spain, Austria and Italy.
ENDORSE started on September 1st 2010 and will run for 30 months.