UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression

In a ‘difficult year’ for freedom of expression, AI and digital security could help

It's time to ‘demystify’ what we know about artificial intelligence (AI), and monitor its development so it’s consistent with human rights and fosters healthy freedom of expression, according to UN Special Rapporteur David Kaye.  The expert also told UN News’s Maoqi Li that he’s ‘deeply concerned’ about increasing pressure on journalists, referencing the recent disappearance of Saudi dissident columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

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UN expert calls for international investigation into ‘evident murder’ of Jamal Khashoggi

The UN independent expert on freedom of opinion and expression, has said he’s “very disappointed” that Member States have so far failed to back calls for an independent international investigation into the “evident murder” of dissident Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.