aNewGovernanceiSHAREINNOPAYInternational Data Spaces AssociationMeecoMyData GlobalSITRA and The Chain Never Stops –  eight organisations of the Data Sovereignty Now movement – explain why the recently published proposal for the EU Data Governance Act is a very good step forward. They also outline their suggestions for further elaboration in order to accelerate the development of a governance framework that will provide true control over personal, business and public data.