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Women and the Web

Thursday May 28 at 11 AM EDT

Speakers:

- Chenai Chair, Research Manager - Gender and Digital Rights, Web Foundation, Johannesburg, South Africa
Revi Stirling, Director, US AID, WomenConnect Challenge

Recording of Data & Human Rights During the Pandemic

Featuring David Kaye and Courtney Radsch

Recent publications:

Your personal data is being used to fight COVID-19, but the data market needs transparency

By Susan Aaronson & Patrick Leblond (The Hill, Apr. 20, 2020)

Data Is Dangerous: Comparing the Risks That the United States, Canada and Germany See in Data Troves Opens in a new window

By Susan Ariel Aaronson (CIGI, Apr. 15, 2020)By Susan Aaronson & Patrick Leblond (The Hill, Apr. 20, 2020)

How should we think about data?

We have little information about what data firms collect, how these firms use or sell our data, or how they mix various data types. If we want these markets to operate more equitably and efficiently, policymakers must focus on the governance of data.

What do we do?

We provide resources, training, events, and evidence-based research to help stakeholders understand data governance and digital trade.

Wondering who we are?

We are a team with a diverse background in international trade, economics, public policy, and communication.

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