Problem

Misuse of postal surveillance by governments

Other Names:
Monitoring of mail
Nature:
Postal monitoring may be used by government agencies to keep track of the activities of individuals or groups considered to be acting against the interests of the government. For example the postal authorities can supply listings of all the return addresses on mail received at a particular destination.
Values:
Abuse
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET