GNI Presents at Special Meeting of UN Counter-Terrorism Committee

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 14:09

Alongside the launch of the GNI Extremist Content Policy Brief, GNI Executive Director Judith Lichtenberg joined a series of technical sessions organised by the UN Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) on “Preventing the Exploitation of Information and Communications Technologies for Terrorist purposes, while Respecting Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms."        

Speaking on a panel titled "Privacy and Freedom of Expression in the Digital Age", Judith outlined approaches for both companies and governments to respond to alleged terrorist or extremist content while protecting rights to privacy and freedom of expression.