Working Group 2 Releases Output Document on Digital Development and the Rule of Law

Working Group 2 of the Freedom Online Coalition, Digital Development and the Rule of Law announces its output document, representing the culmination of their work to date. The mandate of the Working Group, which was established in spring 2015 and ended May 2017, was to identify challenges and opportunities to strengthen rule of law as a key factor in promoting digital development and respect for human rights in the digital sphere.

The report first summarises the findings of the Working Group; second, it explores how different parts of the online ecosystem can promote the rule of law in the digital environment; and third, provides recommendations to FOC governments regarding how they can collaborate to expand the rule of law online.

You can read the full report here.