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Information And Communications Technology: Scaling Impact: Tech Against Trafficking Launches Accelerator Program

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Scaling Impact: Tech Against Trafficking Launches Accelerator Program

Tech Against Trafficking has launched an Accelerator Program, which aims to identify promising uses of technology in the anti-trafficking field and to harness the expertise and resources of member companies.

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Information And Communications Technology: Is Stakeholder Engagement the Key to Successful Community Standards?

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Is Stakeholder Engagement the Key to Successful Community Standards?

Ongoing debates about leadership, governance, and regulation of social media are highly relevant to any stakeholder engagement discussion for platforms like Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.

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Information And Communications Technology: Artificial Intelligence and Human Rights: We Need to Talk about the Use Phase

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Artificial Intelligence and Human Rights: We Need to Talk about the Use Phase

Undertaking due diligence of artificial intelligence (AI) across all industries now is a matter of urgency and not something that can be put off into a distant future.

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Information And Communications Technology: Supply Chain Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World

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Supply Chain Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World

We share our thoughts, based on our work with Telenor, on relevant global shifts transforming telecommunications supply chains and best practices for companies in the industry to improve supply chain sustainability in the future.

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Information And Communications Technology: A New Transparency Challenge for Business and Human Rights

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A New Transparency Challenge for Business and Human Rights

There is an urgent need to enhance disclosure practices across all industries that receive requests for data and assistance from law enforcement agencies.

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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: The Digital Payments Opportunity: A Conversation

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The Digital Payments Opportunity: A Conversation

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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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The Unicorns Go Public: What Now for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability


The Unicorns Go Public: What Now for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability

This event intends to bring together companies that have recently (or will soon) go through an IPO with the investors they will increasingly interact with and companies whose experiences they can learn from.

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