The Way Forward to Tackle Disinformation: Regulatory Proposals for the Online Information Ecosystem



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Published date: January 1, 2020

Subject tag: Child safety | Disinformation and misinformation | Terrorism and violent extremism

The regulators should have authority over companies to provide privacy-protected data to civil society and researchers. For independent monitoring and assessment, they would provide a framework on the data that should be accessible and in which format…Understanding the platform’s digital architecture: ensuring transparency of algorithmic content curation and acceleration…To fill the information gap between the platforms and stakeholders, the regulators should have full access to machine-readable data on the possibility to assess the distribution of content online and the audiences reached by algorithmic recommendations and paid content.
[This entry was sourced with minor edits from the Carnegie Endowment’s Partnership for Countering Influence Operations and its baseline datasets initiative. You can find more information here:]