Centre for Communication Rights

believes that vibrant citizen’s media, democratic communication, and open access to information and knowledge are the cornerstones of meaningful civic participation.

Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP)

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Digital Justice

A new dimension of communication rights



COMMENT is the Centre for Communication Rights’ take on the rapidly changing world of communications and social media.

The weaponization of digital communications

The weaponization of digital communications

Three years after the Myanmar military seized power in a violent coup, the junta is still carrying out brutal attacks against those resisting its authority. It also uses Internet shutdowns, surveillance, and disappearances to hide its atrocities and to maintain its...

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The Algorithm Rules – That’s Not OK!

The Algorithm Rules – That’s Not OK!

In Britain over 20 years ago a large group of local postmasters were prosecuted for fraud. Many were convicted, some jailed, most lost jobs and incomes. Why? Because the Horizon computer system, used to manage their financial accounts was thought incapable of error....

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PHOTO CREDITS (from top): Bangladesh NP Monitoring/ University of Dhaka; Philip Lee/WACC