On 18 June, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) adopted the final version of its recommendations relating to the supplementary measures required for the transfer of personal data outside of the EEA.
There are huge benefits of data sharing, for example facilitating access to wider pools of data which leads to innovation and technological advancements. We have seen this first hand during the COVID-19 pandemic, when measured data sharing between organisations enabled the roll-out of new technologies under tight time constraints, such as the NHS Test and Trace service.
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