Safer Online Services and Media Platforms (SOSMP)

Website/link: https://www.dia.govt.nz/safer-online-services-media-platforms-consultation

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Subject tag: Algorithmic systems | Child safety | Data Access | Disinformation and misinformation | media regulation | Platform regulation | Terrorism and violent extremism

Country: New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Region: Oceania

The Department of Internal Affairs in New Zealand released a discussion document outlining a proposed regulatory approach to online services and media companies (referring to both as “platforms”). The professed aim of the Review is to design and implement a new approach to content regulation that minimises the risk of harms caused by content to New Zealanders. Consultation closed on 31 July 2023.