Comments on European Commission Draft ICT Sector Guidance on Business and Human Rights

GNI Comments on EC Draft ICT Sector Guidance

The Global Network Initiative (GNI) welcomes the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry project to develop guidance on the corporate responsibility to respect human rights in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector. We appreciate the opportunity to […]

2019-03-01T21:43:10+00:00February 14, 2013|Categories: media releases, Publication, Resources|Tags: , |

Jermyn Brooks: Business and Human Rights in the Digital Era

GNI Independent Chair Jermyn Brooks has authored a contribution to the Internet & Society Co:llaboratory Discussion Paper on Human Rights and Internet Governance. The article responds to a proposition by Shirin Ebadi, winner of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize. 

New technologies have played a catalytic role in […]

2019-01-13T23:46:37+00:00November 21, 2012|Categories: media releases, op-eds, Resources|Tags: , , |

GNI Briefs the U.S. Helsinki Commission on Technology and Corporate Responsibility

GNI Statement to Helsinki Commission – 2012

On October 19, 2012, GNI Executive Director Susan Morgan presented to the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission) at a  briefing entitled “Online Safety under Repressive Regimes: What is the Responsibility of Technology Companies?”

In her testimony, […]

2019-02-12T14:41:28+00:00October 25, 2012|Categories: media releases, Resources|Tags: , , |

GNI Responds to European Commission Consultations

The Global Network Initiative (GNI) has submitted comments to the European Commission on two recent consultations relevant to freedom of expression and privacy in the ICT sector.

Procedures for Notifying and Acting on Illegal Content Hosted by Online Intermediaries

GNI Comments on EU Notice and Action

GNI […]

2019-01-29T14:13:44+00:00October 10, 2012|Categories: intermediary liability, Issues, media releases, Resources|Tags: |

GNI Comments on UK Draft Communications Data Bill

GNI Submission on UK Communications Data Bill – August 2012

The Global Network Initiative (GNI) submitted the following written evidence to the Joint Committee of Parliament currently considering the UK Government’s proposed Draft Communications Data Bill (C8359). Our submission has been published on the Committee website alongside […]

2019-01-17T20:57:01+00:00September 11, 2012|Categories: Issues, Jurisdictional Assertions & Limits, media releases, Resources, surveillance|Tags: |
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