Denial of freedom of expression
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Author: Matthew Fenech, OpenGlobalRights
"The "new green"? Business and the responsible use of algorithms," 17 May 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence
- Related companies: Alphabet Facebook Google (part of Alphabet)
Thailand: UN experts denounce use of defamation laws against human rights defender Andy Hall and others
Author: United Nation Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights Defender
'Thailand: UN experts condemn use of defamation laws to silence human rights defender Andy Hall' 17 May 2018...
Commentary: As artificial intelligence progresses, we must define responsibility & embed respect for human rights
Author: Dunstan Allison-Hope & Mark Hodge, OpenGlobalRights
"As artifical intelligence progresses, what does real responsibility look like?" 16 May 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence Technology and Human Rights: Digital Freedom
- Related companies: Facebook
Commentary: FIFA & 2026 World Cup winning bidder need to implement human rights standards to prevent digital & labour rights abuses
Author: Peter Micek, OpenGlobalRights
"FIFA 2018: digital rights are (finally) playable," 16 May 2018...
Thailand: Locals accuse authorities for abandoning human rights by favouring Chinese mining co.; demand to halt mineral exploration
Author: Pratch Rujivanarom, The Nation
"Locals accuse authorities of negligence, pro-mining firm bias as deadline imposed for ending potash protest", 14 May 2018...
- Related companies: China Mingda Potash Corporation
Le 9 mai, la Commission nationale consultative des droits de l'homme (CNCDH) a publié un communiqué très critique sur le projet de loi controversé sur le secret des affaires. Modifié par les sénateurs après une première adoption à l'Assemblée nationale...
Philippines: Group condemns violations & union busting after workers submit bargaining proposal to fruit exporting company
Author: Arniemee V. Nudalo, Davao Today
"Trade union violations revealed in fact-finding mission", 24 April 2018...
- Related companies: Sumitomo Group
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...
Author: Agence France-Presse (France)
"Thousands in Moscow protest at Telegram blocking", 01 May 2018...