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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Bulk Surveillance in the Digital Age: Rethinking the Human Rights Law Approach to Bulk Monitoring of Communications Data
 1 file(s)  36 downloads
Intelligence oversight download May 10, 2019 Download
Data Repository Document – Supplementary materials used in analysis for CHIIR 2020 publication “Towards Search Strategies for Better Privacy and Information”
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Humanitarian assistance download, Intelligence oversight download January 16, 2020 Download
HRBDT 2018 Conference Report – Human Rights in a Digital Age
 1 file(s)  53 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 Download
HRBDT Occassional Paper Series: Between Security and Data Protection: Searching for a Model Big Data Surveillance Scheme Within the European Union Data Protection Framework
 1 file(s)  34 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download November 16, 2018 Download
HRBDT Report: Regulation of Big Data Surveillance by Police and Intelligence Agencies
 1 file(s)  24 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download, Open source investigations download May 14, 2019 Download
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 file(s)  71 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 Download
Internet Intermediaries and Counter-Terrorism:Between Self-Regulation and Outsourcing Law Enforcement
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download June 13, 2018 Download
Submission to the Home Office Consultation on the Government’s Proposed Response to the Ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union on 21 December 2016 Regarding the Retention of Communications Data (Investigatory Powers Act 2016)
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download December 21, 2016 Download
Submission to the IPCO Consultation on Proportionality of Bulk Powers
 1 file(s)  12 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download December 14, 2017 Download