Comparative analysis: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia.
Digital rights are not commonly regulated by national legislation, as the field is quite complex and ever growing. Thus, multiple aspects of the state system have a specific mandate that impacts the level of protection of digital rights a particular state guarantees. As a starting point we chose three pillars of digital rights which can be considered vital. How the state guarantees data protection and the right to privacy, cybersecurity standards and how it empowers and enables the freedom of media in the digital environment is the primary focus of this summary. For further details, you can refer to the comprehensive comparative study which served as a foundation for this baseline analysis.