The Digital Services Act: building a safe, trustworthy, and diverse online environment for consumers and businesses
The DSA should upgrade the responsibility of online platforms, not weaken it, says Creativity Works!
The Cultural and Creative Industries (CCIs), a strategic industry for Europe, call for a long-term approach to support and recovery measures
What future for Europe’s culture in the digital age?
For more information on the letter, click on the following links ( EN, DE, FR, ES, CZ, IT)
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Digital Services Act: The creative and cultural industries recognise that the DSA takes first steps towards a safer and more trustworthy online environment for consumers and businesses
Brussels, 5th July 2022 - Today the European Parliament formally endorsed the Digital Services Act (DSA), which has been presented as a landmark piece of legislation to modernise obligations for onlin......Read more
The Digital Services Act: Letter to trilogue negotiators on key issues for the creative and cultural sectors
Dear trilogue negotiators, As the DSA trilogue negotiations unfold, Creativity Works! – a leading coalition of the cultural and creative sectors – would like to remind you of some key issues that......Read more
Geo-Enabling and Cross-Border Access
Ending geo-enabling would jeopardise the availability of culturally diverse content and access options in Europe, to the detriment of consumers and our industries.
Fight against Piracy
Piracy continues to drain the creative and cultural sectors’ growth, jobs and investments.
On average, illegal access to or transmission of protected content represented 82% of total piracy (be it sports events, films or music) in the EU in 2020 (EUIPO, 2021 – Online copyright infringement in the European Union).
Digital Services Act (DSA)
A first step towards an improved legal framework for fighting the spread of illegal content online and enhanced consumer protection in the digital sphere.
This Directive has been a once-in-a-generation opportunity to strike the right balance between the interest of users, our cultural and creative ecosystem and the platforms giving access to creative works.