A Human Rights-Based Approach to Content Governance

Best practice guide

Website/link: https://www.bsr.org/reports/A_Human_Rights-Based_Approach_to_Content_Governance.pdf

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Published date: March 1, 2021

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

Provides guidance as to how content governance practices can be aligned with international human rights standards. Recommendations specific to transparency include: establishing quantitative and qualitiative indicators of effectiveness, publish annual public reports that provide enough information to evaluate the adequacy of their approach, companies should be transparent about the rationale for important content decisions,
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