HURIDOCS at the ‘Future of Speech Online’ event

Our Executive Director was invited to give a talk at a Center for Democracy & Technology event.


Danna Ingleton, HURIDOCS’ Executive Director, was a featured speaker at “The Future of Speech Online” hosted by the Center for Democracy & Technology on 4 and 5 October 2023. In her presentation, Ingleton explored the vital role of artificial intelligence (AI) in advancing human rights documentation and the crucial work of human rights defenders around the globe.

During her talk, Ingleton highlighted HURIDOCS’ innovative use of AI, particularly machine learning, in efficiently processing and categorising vast amounts of human rights data. She also underscored the ever-growing volume of human rights documentation worldwide, emphasising the pivotal role of AI and machine learning in labelling, archiving, and identifying patterns within this data.

HURIDOCS is committed to responsibly harnessing AI’s potential while considering the long-term implications of these tools in the realm of human rights.

For a more in-depth exploration of how AI is transforming human rights documentation and the responsible use of these cutting-edge technologies, watch her full speech below. 

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