AI in Human Rights (LVL 3)

AI tools can be helpful in the fight against human rights issues such as terrorism and human trafficking. On the flip side, those tools rely on datasets to build the models. As those databases often contain personal data, it’s important to question how privacy rights are handled so that human rights are respected, especially for data from already marginalised groups to ensure they are not being racially profiled.

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Apprise: Using AI to unmask situations of forced labour and human trafficking (LVL 4)

Apprise: Using AI to unmask situations of forced labour and human trafficking (LVL 4)

Apprise: Using AI to unmask situations of forced labour and human traffickingThe creators of the Apprise app share how they created a system assist workers in Thailand to avoid vulnerable…

AI can be sexist and racist — it’s time to make it fair (LVL 4)

AI can be sexist and racist — it’s time to make it fair (LVL 4)

AI can be sexist and racist — it’s time to make it fairComputer scientists must identify sources of bias, de-bias training data and develop artificial-intelligence algorithms that are robust to…

Establishing an AI code of ethics will be harder than people think (LVL 4)

Establishing an AI code of ethics will be harder than people think (LVL 4)

Establishing an AI code of ethics will be harder than people thinkOver the past six years, the New York City police department has compiled a massive database containing the names and…

Facial recognition could stop terrorists before they act (LVL 4)

Facial recognition could stop terrorists before they act (LVL 4)

Facial recognition could stop terrorists before they actIn their zeal and earnest desire to protect individual privacy, policymakers run the risk of stifling innovation. The author makes the case that…

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