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30 October 2018

Commentary: Global Network Initiative has contributed to improvements in ICT companies' respect for human rights over the past 10 years

Author: Michael Samway, Medium

"GNI: A Journey of Trust and Making Common Cause" 16 October 2018...

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2 October 2018

Rights CoLab & DLA Piper make the business case for protection of civic freedoms & support of civil society

Author: Ed Rekosh, Rights CoLab & Lamin Khadar, DLA Piper

"The Business Case for Civil Society", Sep 2018...

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27 September 2018

Brookings Institution issues policy recommendations on how to manage the impact of digital technology on fair elections, human rights & internet governance

Author: Ted Piccone, Brookings Institution, in Sur: International Journal on Human Rights (Brazil)

"Democracy and digital technology", 27 Sep 2018...

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4 August 2018

China: Human rights groups call on Google not to launch a censored search engine saying it would violate rights to expression & privacy; co. didn't respond

According to media reports, Google plans to launch a censosed search engine in China that blocks sensitive information. In August 2018, 14 human rights organisations, including Access Now, Amnesty International, Committee to Protect Journalists,...

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11 June 2018

NGO proposes rights-respecting model for online content regulation by platforms

Author: Charles Bradley & Richard Wingfield, Global Partners Digital

"A Rights-Respecting Model of Online Content Regulation by Platforms," May 2018...

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5 June 2018

UN Special Rapporteur calls on platforms to use int'l human rights law as basis for content standards in new report

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21 May 2018
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يشهد العالم ابتكارات في مجال التكنولوجيا مثل الذكاء الاصطناعي وتقنية البلوك تشين التي لديها القدرة على تعزيز وحماية حقوق الإنسان. وعلى صعيد آخر، تطرح هذه التطورات العلمية أسئلة مهمة حول التأثيرات المحتملة على حقوق الإنسان ومستقبل العمالة، فضلاً عن تسا...

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5 May 2018

Iran: Telegram shutdown denounced as unjustifiable restriction on freedom of expression & criticized for its damage to business

Author: Saeed Jalili, Al Jazeera (Qatar)

"Telegram shutdown sparks anger in Iran", 04 May 2018...

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5 May 2018

Russia: Govt. ban of Telegram disrupts work of businesses & causes mass protests

Author: Agence France-Presse (France)

"Thousands in Moscow protest at Telegram blocking", 01 May 2018...

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31 March 2018

First OECD complaint filed against a European company for its activities in Iran

Author: Gerald Pachoud, Bourse & Bazaar

... On 13 September 2017, three civil society organisations filed a complaint with the Italian Government against Italtel Group S.p.A, a major Italian telecom company regarding its business activities in Iran. The complainants argue that the...

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