News

  • The BigBrotherAwards gala 2018 took place on 20 April 2018 at Bielefeld Theatre. The winners can be found on our 2018 page.
  • We look forward to your nominations (German page) for the BigBrotherAwards 2019.

About BigBrotherAwards

The BigBrotherAwards highlight privacy and data protection offenders in business and politics, they have consequently been called “Oscars for data leeches” by the French paper Le Monde. BigBrotherAwards are an international project. 19 countries have so far given these awards for dubious practices.

The German awards are organised and held by  Digitalcourage. Among the co-organisers are the German Association for Data Protection (Deutsche Vereinigung für Datenschutz, DVD), International League for Human Rights and the Chaos Computer Club.