In response to requests from the community to address questions and challenges around de-identifying data, we hosted an online discussion mini-series on this topic from June to November 2015. While there is a clear understanding of the importance of de-identifying data and the possible harms that can result from questionable practices, there is also confusion […]
Things to consider and questions to ask yourself in the project-planning stage.
On August 26th we held our second online discussion on de-identification and anonymization – this time with the formidable data scientist Sara-Jayne Terp at the helm of the discussion. The focus of this discussion was ‘Risks & Mitigations of Releasing Data’ and this blog post is a summary of what was discussed. Our fire-starter shared […]
This section answers common questions about how long personal data should be kept, briefly sets out the duties of organisations in this regard, and gives examples of good practice in managing the retention of personal data.
This paper summarizes risks associated with different types of mobile projects (p.7) and sets out five principles when designing projects (followed by specific action points that will help you to achieve them):
Guidance on different types of collaborative software, factoring in responsible data principles.
A list of questions and considerations when designing your data visualizations to help you recognize and avoid bias and misrepresentation.
A list of questions to ask when working as an intermediary with marginalized communities.
A list of responsible data considerations when planning and designing an SMS reporting platform.
A splash site designed to help people think and learn about the importance of secure online communication.