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How has the law been pushed aside in the age of AI?

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Human Rights NGOs in Coalition Letter to GIFCT

Human Rights NGOs in Coalition Letter to GIFCT

28 July 2020 Dear Mr. Rasmussen, We, the undersigned organizations, are writing to apprise you of shared civil society concerns and perspectives on the reorganization of the Global Internet ...

Should I worry about mass surveillance due to COVID-19?

Should I worry about mass surveillance due to COVID-19?

From contact tracing mobile phone applications tracking your every move, to facial recognition software and surveillance drones, are all these measures implemented during the COVID-19 ...

An open letter to Google

An open letter to Google

And yet, Android Partners – who use the Android trademark and branding – are manufacturing devices that contain pre-installed apps that cannot be deleted (often known as "bloatware"), which ...

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To support this transition, the Scottish Government has adopted “Technology Enabled Care‟ (or TEC) as a simpler and broader term …the emphasis needs to be on enabling care using the most ...

ADM Systems in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A European Perspective

ADM Systems in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A European Perspective

New report: 'Automated Decision-Making Systems in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A European Perspective' by AlgorithmWatch and Bertelsmann Stiftung – a special issue of the upcoming Automating ...

The Human Rights Act Is A Vital Defence Against Surveillance

The Human Rights Act Is A Vital Defence Against Surveillance

Privacy is power: the power to protect against unwanted intrusion, influence, and ultimately oppression and control by those in authority.

UN: Protect Rights in Welfare Systems’ Tech Overhaul

UN: Protect Rights in Welfare Systems’ Tech Overhaul

Governments should heed the call of the United Nations’ leading expert on poverty to fully integrate human rights protections into their efforts to digitize and automate welfare benefits ...

Access Now joins 100+ organisations in telling governments: don’t use the coronavirus pandemic as cover for expanding digital surveillance

Access Now joins 100+ organisations in telling governments: don’t use the coronavirus pandemic as cover for expanding digital surveillance

Brussels, BE — Today, Access Now, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, Privacy International, and more than 100 human rights and civil liberties

Press release: Campaigners win vital battle against UK mass surveillance at European Court of Human Rights

Press release: Campaigners win vital battle against UK mass surveillance at European Court of Human Rights

  The European Court of Human Rights has today ruled that UK laws enabling mass surveillance violate the rights to privacy and freedom of expression.    Judges found that:

An Open Letter to Google

An Open Letter to Google

Dear Mr. Pichai, We, the undersigned, agree with you: privacy cannot be a luxury offered only to those people who can afford it. And yet, Android Partners – who use the Android trademark ...

States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

Countries’ efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic must not be used as a cover to usher in a new era of greatly expanded systems of invasive digital surveillance.

Joint civil society statement: States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

Joint civil society statement: States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

English News and Press Release on World about Protection and Human Rights and Epidemic; published on 02 Apr 2020 by Amnesty, Art. 19 and 4 other organizations

Counterterrorism Tools Deployed Against Virus Spur Privacy Fears

Counterterrorism Tools Deployed Against Virus Spur Privacy Fears

It’s not surprising that algorithms and artificial intelligence have been recruited to fight a pandemic threatening millions of lives. Yet around the world, surveillance measures normally ...

New warning on virus apps' digital privacy safeguards

New warning on virus apps' digital privacy safeguards

Authorities have already released or plan to roll out contact-tracing apps across the EU. However, the coronavirus pandemic has brought into focus the risks of these surveillance ...

Sweden and UK's surveillance programs on trial at the European Court of Human Rights

Sweden and UK's surveillance programs on trial at the European Court of Human Rights

Last chance for Europe's top human rights court to rule against dragnet surveillance programs.

Campaigners win vital battle against UK mass surveillance

Campaigners win vital battle against UK mass surveillance

Amnesty, Liberty, Privacy campaigners win vital battle against UK mass surveillance at European Court of Human Rights