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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‘I’m glad that was on camera’: a case study of police officers’ perceptions of cameras
 1 file(s)  25 downloads
Facial recognition download, Law enforcement download February 6, 2017
Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism Online: What Role for Social Media Platforms?
 1 file(s)  24 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 file(s)  80 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 Independent Report on the London Metropolitan Police Service’s Trial of Live Facial Recognition Technology
 1 file(s)  71 downloads
Facial recognition download, Law enforcement download July 3, 2019
HRBDT Occasional Paper Series: Beyond Carpenter v U.S.: Broadening Pathways for Protection of the Right to Privacy
 1 file(s)  24 downloads
Law enforcement download December 16, 2018
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)  43 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download November 16, 2018
HRBDT Report: Regulation of Big Data Surveillance by Police and Intelligence Agencies
 1 file(s)  30 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download, Open source investigations download May 14, 2019
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)  108 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
Internet Intermediaries and Counter-Terrorism:Between Self-Regulation and Outsourcing Law Enforcement
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download June 13, 2018
Sensing Evil: Counterterrorism, techno-science, and the cultural reproduction of security
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Law enforcement download June 6, 2016
Submission to Home Affairs Committee on Policing for the Future
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Law enforcement download February 13, 2017
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
Submission to the IPCO Consultation on Proportionality of Bulk Powers
 1 file(s)  12 downloads
Intelligence oversight download, Law enforcement download December 14, 2017
Using Human Rights Law to Inform States’ Decisions to Deploy AI
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Algorithmic accountability download, Facial recognition download, Law enforcement download April 27, 2020