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Information And Communications Technology: Our Human Rights Impact Assessment of Facebook in Myanmar

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Our Human Rights Impact Assessment of Facebook in Myanmar

The question of how social media platforms can respect freedom of expression while also protecting users from harm is one of the most pressing challenges of our time.

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Information And Communications Technology: Four Reflections on the Human Rights Implications of Artificial Intelligence

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Four Reflections on the Human Rights Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Human rights teams and decision-makers in companies across sectors will need to engage with the social, ethical, and human rights issues relating to the use of artificial intelligence in their respective industries.

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Information And Communications Technology: Artificial Intelligence: A Rights-Based Blueprint for Business

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Artificial Intelligence: A Rights-Based Blueprint for Business

Artificial intelligence (AI)—and the big data business models underpinning it—is disrupting how we live, work, do business, and govern. We have published three papers describing a human rights-based blueprint for responsible business practice with regard to AI, both within and beyond the technology sector.

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Information And Communications Technology: A Human Rights-Based Approach to Artificial Intelligence

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A Human Rights-Based Approach to Artificial Intelligence

Today, we are publishing three papers describing a potential blueprint for responsible business practice with regard to artificial intelligence (AI) both within and beyond the technology sector.

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Information And Communications Technology: Announcing a New Collaboration Using Tech to Combat Human Trafficking

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Announcing a New Collaboration Using Tech to Combat Human Trafficking

A coalition of global technology companies, civil society organizations, and the UN have come together to launch “Tech Against Trafficking,” a collaborative effort to further support the eradication of forced labor and human trafficking.

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Information And Communications Technology: Scaling a Renewable Future for Internet Power

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Scaling a Renewable Future for Internet Power

Almost every company will need a new blueprint to increase the climate-compatibility of its internet use—and you can help create it.

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Information And Communications Technology: We Need to Talk about Blockchain—Together.

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We Need to Talk about Blockchain—Together.

Blockchain offers immense opportunities to achieve business and sustainability goals, but it is going to take serious collaboration to unleash its full potential.

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Information And Communications Technology: Creating an Internet Powered by 100 Percent Renewable Energy

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Creating an Internet Powered by 100 Percent Renewable Energy

In 2012, BSR brought tech leaders together to form the Future of Internet Power, a collaborative initiative working toward a shared vision: an internet powered by 100 percent renewable energy.

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Information And Communications Technology: Managing Supply Chain Water Risk: New Capacities for New Challenges

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Managing Supply Chain Water Risk: New Capacities for New Challenges

Water scarcity will be a defining issue of the 21st century. This example from Dell demonstrates how companies can manage water risk in their supply chains.

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Information And Communications Technology: The Right to Privacy, 70 Years On

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The Right to Privacy, 70 Years On

The challenges companies face to respect the human right to privacy are growing substantially. A business response to this challenge should contain these five elements.

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Information And Communications Technology: Seven Things Every Company Should Know about Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Business

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Seven Things Every Company Should Know about Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Business

These considerations are essential for companies to factor into their AI strategies.

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