On #TransDayOfVisibility why not listen to @NaomiFontanos and AR Arcon discuss what the right to privacy means to them and their fight against the government's plan to deploy an ID card system?
China isn't the only country looking for facial recognition that captures skin colour - you can find out more about a system that was challenged in Italy here: https://privacyinternational.org/case-study/4166/how-facial-recognition-spreading-italy-case-como - but the scale of the Chinese approach...
Congrats to @openDemocracy and @Foxglovelegal!
We can’t let Palantir or other big tech extend their reach inside public institutions. https://nitter.net/openDemocracy/status/1376822006549741569
And the fight isn’t over, as it’s not just the NHS - all roads lead to Palantir.
See our report with @NoTech4Tyrants: https://privacyinternational.org/report/4271/all-roads-lead-palantir
Join us and others later today to discuss the mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to #privacy and the role it plays to promote and protect this right along with many other fundamental rights and freedoms. https://nitter.net/accessnow/status/1375528375675195397
Discussions over #COVID19 vaccine passports are hotting up around the world.
But will they worsen global exclusions and inequalities? https://nitter.net/CodaStory/status/1375840037292630020
This week don't miss @7amleh's annual Palestine Digital Activism Forum!
It starts *today* in less than one hour!
Application process underway to appoint new Special Rapporteur on the right to #privacy.
Deadline: 13 April 2021 (12 Noon Geneva time)
🇺🇳 More info on the @UN_HRC website https://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/SP/Pages/HRC47.aspx https://nitter.net/PrivacyUN/status/1375807820243873795
Con un poco de retraso feliz cumpleaños a @TEDICpy! 🎉
Siempre es un placer trabajar juntos! 😀 https://nitter.net/TEDICpy/status/1375553302046334981
Civil society organisations and activists arround the globe have led the fight to challenge discriminatory and exclusionary #identity systems.
⚖️ Read our guide on 'Litigating Identity Systems' to see how their arguments played out in court....
One year on and we're still updating our tracker monitoring the global response to #COVID19 👀
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