Human Rights Resources
Human Rights module
- Human rights and their principles. Equality and non-discrimination. A human rights-based approach. : Workshop slides by Asako Hatori, Geneva
Digital technology and human rights:
- Human rights in the digital age - Can they make a difference? : Keynote speech by Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Japan Society, New York, 17 October 2019
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights
- International Bill of Human Rights , Fact Sheet No. 2 (rev.1) , UN Human Rights Office
- Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
- Interantional Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (ICERD)
- Universal Human Rights Instruments UN Human Rights Office. - list of international human rights instruments applicable globally. Includes both legally binding treaties as well as those are not legally binding per se but set up standards, such as declarations, principles and guidelines)
Curated material to learn more about fairness in AI. The list is indicative and non-exhausted.
- Data feminism D’Ignazio, Catherine, and Lauren F. Klein. The MIT Press, 2020.
- Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor Virginia Eubanks New York: St Martin’s Press, 2017.
- Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need Costanza-Chock, Sasha. The MIT Press, 2020.
- Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism. Noble, Safiya Umoja. New York University Press, 2018.
- Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy O’Neil, Cathy. New York: Crown, 2016.