IDE - What is the purpose of the Privacy & Ethics Threshold Analysis (PETA/PIA)?

The PETA (PTA) is used at a high level to:

  1. Identify the potential effects that a project or proposal may have upon the privacy of personal information
  2. Identify the potential effects that a project or proposal might have upon the wellbeing of the people involved
  3. Examine how any ethical concerns or detrimental effects on privacy might be mitigated.