Responsible Data

Leading the way from best intentions to best practice.

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What is Responsible Data?

The collective duty to account for unintended consequences of working with data by:

1) prioritising people’s rights to consent, privacy, security and ownership when using data in social change and advocacy efforts,

2) implementing values and practices of transparency and openness.

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/ May 17, 2019

From Consensus, to Calls to Action: Insights and Challenges From #5daysofdata

/ February 14, 2019

Convening & Collaborating for Data Literacy

/ December 19, 2018

An update: Responsible Data Approaches to Open Contracting


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/ ON March 29, 2016 / San Francisco

Human Rights documentation

How are new types of data changing the way that we document human rights violations?