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- Children’s Rights and Digital Technologies
- Internet censorship
- The Arab Spring at Ten Years: What’s the Legacy of the Uprisings?
This list of Internet censorship and surveillance by country provides information on the types and levels of Internet censorship and surveillance that is occurring in countries around the world. The ratings produced by several of these organizations are summarized below as well as in the Censorship by country article. The Freedom on the Net reports provide analytical reports and numerical ratings regarding the state of Internet freedom for countries worldwide.
Children’s Rights and Digital Technologies
This edition of the Index , which evaluates the situation for journalists each year in countries and territories, suggests that the next ten years will be pivotal for press freedom because of converging crises affecting the future of journalism: a geopolitical crisis due to the aggressiveness of authoritarian regimes ; a technological crisis due to a lack of democratic guarantees ; a democratic crisis due to polarisation and repressive policies ; a crisis of trust due to suspicion and even hatred of the media ; and an economic crisis impoverishing quality journalism. What will freedom of information, pluralism and reliability look like in ? The answer to that question is being determined today. Both China th and Iran down 3 at rd censored their major coronavirus outbreaks extensively. In Iraq down 6 at nd , the authorities stripped Reuters of its licence for three months after it published a story questioning official coronavirus figures. Evolution of some countries ranked since Norway tops the Index for the fourth year in a row in , while Finland is again the runner-up.
Concerns about the proliferation of misinformation online intensified in the run-up to national elections in March In January , the government announced the launch of an online portal to report "fake news" to the postal police see Media, Diversity, and Content Manipulation. In November , parliament swiftly approved a provision that would require telecommunications operators to retain telephone and internet data for up to six years see Surveillance, Privacy, and Anonymity. While Italy's internet environment remained free during the past year, misinformation and altered images thrived on social media ahead of the elections. Italy's internet penetration lags behind that of many other European countries, at around 65 percent of the population. Italy was the first European country to present a crowdsourced "Declaration of Internet Rights" in July
Hashtag Palestine An Overview of Digital Rights Issues in The rights to online privacy and freedom of expression, for example Internet Freedoms in Palestine: Mapping of Digital Rights Violations and Threats
The Arab Spring at Ten Years: What’s the Legacy of the Uprisings?
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Significant technological advances are being made across a range of fields, including information communications technology ICT ; artificial intelligence AI , particularly in terms of machine learning and robotics; nanotechnology; space technology; biotechnology; and quantum computing to name but a few. These breakthroughs are expected to be highly disruptive and bring about major transformative shifts in how societies function.