Publications

Our research considers the human rights implications of big data and associated technologies. The Project uses multiple methodologies, including desk-based research, qualitative interviews, econometrics, comparative case studies and computational techniques.

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Are New Technologies an Aid to Reputation as a Disciplinarian?
1 62 downloads
Corporate responsibility download August 5, 2019
Big Data on BHR: Innovative Approaches to Analysing the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre Database
1 37 downloads
Business and Human Rights, Corporate responsibility download September 30, 2020
Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism Online: What Role for Social Media Platforms?
1 80 downloads
Corporate responsibility download, Law enforcement download, Mis and disinformation and deep fakes download June 1, 2016
HRBDT 2018 Conference Report – Human Rights in a Digital Age
1 216 downloads
Algorithmic accountability download, Companion robots download, Consent download, Corporate responsibility download, Facial recognition download, Health download, Humanitarian assistance download, Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download, Mis and disinformation and deep fakes download, Open source investigations download May 24, 2018
HRBDT News Summary 2019
1 60 downloads
Algorithmic accountability download, Consent download, Corporate responsibility download, Facial recognition download, Health download, Humanitarian assistance download, Law enforcement download, Mis and disinformation and deep fakes download, Open source investigations download, Press Kit Download January 1, 2020
HRBDT Report: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70 – Putting Human Rights at the Heart of the Design, Development and Deployment of Artificial Intelligence
1 245 downloads
Algorithmic accountability download, Companion robots download, Consent download, Corporate responsibility download, Facial recognition download, Health download, Humanitarian assistance download, Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download, Mis and disinformation and deep fakes download, Open source investigations download December 20, 2018
Report from the HRBDT and OHCHR Expert Meeting on the Technology Sector and Access to Remedy Through Non-State-Based Grievance Mechanisms (June 2019)
1 31 downloads
Corporate responsibility download February 14, 2020
Submission to the OHCHR Call on Ways to Bridge the Gender Digital Divide From a Human Rights Perspective
1 67 downloads
Algorithmic accountability download, Consent download, Corporate responsibility download, Facial recognition download February 13, 2017
Submission to the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights (UNWG) for the consultation process to inform its 2018 Report to the UN General Assembly
1 27 downloads
Consent download, Corporate responsibility download May 9, 2018
The Key to a Sustainable Digital Future; Human Rights Safeguards
1 80 downloads
Consent download, Corporate responsibility download December 3, 2019
The Right to be Forgotten: The Importance of Forgetting in the Age of the Internet
1 76 downloads
Consent download, Corporate responsibility download, Facial recognition download May 9, 2018
With Great Reliance Comes Great Responsibility: The Role of Technology Companies during Covid-19
1 34 downloads
Corporate responsibility download, COVID-19 download July 20, 2020