Advancing Human Rights and Humanitarian Responses Through Big Data

  • May222020

    The COVID-19 Pandemic: Five urgent principles for leaving no one behind through technology

    This post first appeared on the Universal Rights Group website. The UN Secretary General has characterised the pandemic as a…

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  • Dec312019

    Documenting potential Human Rights Violations using Natural Language Processing, Images and Open-Source Information

    The project has continued work on developing new approaches to documenting human rights through the use of natural language processing,…

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  • Dec312019

    Privacy Nudging in Search: Investigating Potential Impacts

    Concerns around individual’s privacy is a regular topic in the media. In 2019, HRBDT’s PhD student Steven Zimmerman published two…

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  • Mar302019

    Global Protection Cluster: The Use of Data to Promote Age, Gender and Diversity Mainstreaming

    In March, HRBDT hosted a symposium of the Global Protection Cluster (GPC) at the University of Essex on ‘The use…

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