News

WG2 Launches Blog Series on Rule of Law Online

In this blog, co-chair Folke Bernadotte Academy introduce the FOC Working Group 2 blog series. The Group’s aim is to further strengthen rule of law principles and practices that protect and promote human rights online, whilst maximizing impact for social and economic development. Given the cross-jurisdictional and complex nature of this area, many questions remain […]

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WG3 Blog Series: A people-centered standard for online transparency

  In this post for WG3’s blog, Ben Blink proposes a “people-centered standard for online transparency.” Current transparency reports do not provide sufficient information for citizens to make informed choices about what Internet services they feel safe using, and where they feel safe using them. Ben offers a “litmus test” for companies and governments to […]

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Events

Protecting Human Rights Online: A Public Seminar to Discuss the Challenges to Protecting Human Rights Online

Organisers:  Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Finland and the Freedom Online Coalition (FOC) Venue and time: Finlandia Hall, Veranda 3, Monday 2nd May 2016, at 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration: Please RVSP through the following link by 27th April: https://www.lyyti.in/protectinghumanrightsonline Description: Freedom Online Coalition (FOC) is a partnership of 29 governments, working together to advance human rights […]

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