Concepts & Principles

Background papers, primers, etc, information that helps the reader better understand the concepts and principles related to responsible data.

Frameworks for responsible ICT innovation and research

The Framework for Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT project is a three-year effort to investigate how to conduct ICT research in general in a responsible manner, funded by the UK’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). Many of the issues discussed and resources provided are relevant to concerns expressed in Responsible Data Forum events. The project has three […]

This resource can help you with: Awareness-RaisingGetting Data
Issue areas: No categories

Draft code of ethics and standards for social data

The Big Boulder Initiative, a non-profit organisation that seeks to establish standards for social media companies, has recently published a Code of Ethics & Standards, which it describes as ‘a starting point for articulating and honoring the most ethical business practices surrounding social data and its use for organisations.’

This resource can help you with: Getting DataManaging data
Issue areas: Identity, anonymity & privacyPeople’s agency & ownership

Developing Consent Policies

This framework includes a rationale for why consent is worthwhile and necessary,  and a checklist for developing appropriate consent policies and practices.

This resource can help you with: Getting Data
Issue areas: Informed consent
This resource was produced in a Responsible Data Forum.

Resource Creator Manifesto

This declaration contains a series of of values and commitments for resource-creators.

This resource can help you with: Awareness-Raising
Issue areas: No categories
This resource was produced in a Responsible Data Forum.