Tech and Covid-19

Global perspectives on digital trends during the crisis


Böll perspectives on contact tracing technology from around the world
#TechCovid19 Online Discussion: Covid-19 and Contact Tracing Apps in the US, EU & Asia
Our Voices, Our Choices Podcast: Feminist Digital Disruption during Covid-19
#TechCovid19 Online Discussion: Countering the Coronavirus Infodemic
#TechCovid19 Online Discussion: Data for public good in time of pandemic
Tecnopolítica Podcast #35: Contact tracing apps facing Covid-19

Digital Democracy

Digital Economy

Digital Rights

The state of content moderation for the LGBTIQA+ community and the role of the EU Digital Services Act

Platforms can empower groups that have previously been silenced. However, platforms also host hateful and illegal content, often targeted at minorities, and content is prone to being unfairly censored by algorithmically biased moderation systems. This report analyzes the current environment of content moderation, particularly bringing to light negative effects for the LGBTIQA+ community, and provides policy recommendations for the forthcoming negotiations on the EU Digital Services Act.