Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2016

Tue, 3 May - 14:00 to 15:45

Plenary 1

Danilo Doneda

Independent consultant and professor at State University of Rio de Janeiro

Danilo Doneda is Bachelor in Law (Federal University of Paraná) and PhD in Civil Law (State University of Rio de Janeiro). He teaches at the State University of Rio de Janeiro. Currently he serves as an advisor to the Consumer Office of the Ministry of Justice (Senacon) and also to the Brazilian Internet Steering Committee. Mr Doneda is a member of the privacy advisory board of the United Nations Global Pulse Privacy Groups and of the advisory board of InternetLab and of the Project Children and Consumption (Instituto Alana). He previously served as General Coordinator at the Department of Consumer Protection and Defence in the Ministry of Justice (Brazil).

Mr Doneda was a professor at the State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Pontifical University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), UniBrasil and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV). He was a visiting research at the Italian Data Protection Authority (Rome, Italy), University of Camerino (Camerino, Italy) and at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (Hamburg, Germany). He authored books and several papers and articles about civil law, digital rights, privacy and data protection.