Organisation: iGrant.io – igrant.io, MyData Sweden
Domain: Pandemics and Crisis Management
Keywords: Data protection, gdpr, consent, data exchange, data for good, data for life, corona, covid-19, pandemic
Contact: Lal Chandran lal(at)igrant.io
Data4Life Initiative for preventing spreading of the COVID-19 and other crises.
The solution harnesses the power of many to combat pandemics and other crises without compromising people’s privacy or data rights.
Data4Life is an open-source initiative that iGrant.io and MyData Sweden started together. A cloud-based platform that uses consents (aka user permissions), among others, as the legal basis to enable data exchange across organisations based on a data regulatory compliance framework.
The ability for individuals to self-assess, contain and reduce the risk of being infected.
Fewer concerns of surveillance: Encouraging data altruism due to transparency in the use of data
Better access to data → Better informed decisions.
Provides complete transparency giving the individual an option to opt-out/in anytime. Provides DSR requests to delete the data, download the data (data portability) etc.
The individual is in control over the data. The solution is build on top of a consent and GDPR compliance platform provided by iGrant.io.
Provides DSR requests to delete the data, download the data (data portability) etc.
Provides complete transparency giving them an option to opt out/in anytime.