Ella Jakubowska

Ella leads EDRi's advocacy on biometric mass surveillance practices (such as public facial recognition) used by law enforcement agencies, government authorities and private actors. She contributes to the team’s work on artificial intelligence and anti-discrimination, with a keen interest in issues of power, justice, the construction ofcriminality, and how biometric technologies threaten rights to equality and non-discrimination. She holds an interdisciplinary MSc in Human Rights, with a research focus on feminist approaches to the sociology of Science & Technology. Prior to joining EDRi, Ella worked in digital business transformation.
(Languages: English, French[ish])

E-Mail: ella.jakubowska [at] edri [dot] org
PGP: 8B92 3E96 4E53 83F3 2F92 240A F53D 739E CFDA 2711
Twitter: @ellajakubowska1


Reclaim Your Face! The European Citizens Initiative for a ban on biometric mass surveillance
Ella Jakubowska

An international alliance of organisations is collecting 1 million signatures to make the European Parliament debate a ban of biometric mass surveillance. We show what we acomplished so far and where the campaign is headed in the next year.