Gartner Information Technology Research

Privacy as a Partner: Building Citizen Trust in Public-Private Partnerships

Published: 27 February 2020

ID: G00465443

Analyst(s): Bernard Woo


Governments are increasingly using public-private partnerships (P3s) for projects leading to the handling of citizens’ personal data. Government CIOs must adopt a leadership role by implementing standards and technologies to facilitate compliance and transparently demonstrate ethical data handling.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Demand the Completion of Data Protection Impact Assessments in P3 Projects That Process Personal Data
  • Lead Stakeholders to Actively Manage Privacy by Establishing Standards and Controls Over Purposeful Processing of Personal Data
  • Enable Ethical Processing of Citizens’ Personal Data by Investing in Components of a Comprehensive Privacy UX

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