Democracy & Digital Societies

Cover of "Shaping the Future of Multilateralism - Does data protection safeguard against gender-based risks in Southern Africa?"

Shaping the Future of Multilateralism - Does data protection safeguard against gender-based risks in Southern Africa?

Published: 8 July 2021
E-paper

The increasing data-driven nature of societies raises concerns about how to prevent data misuse and abuse that may harm individuals and communities, particularly mar- ginalized groups. A feminist critique of the model law on data protection of the Southern African Development Community and the EU’s GDPR, however highlights the dangerous gaps that place women and gender-diverse people at risk.

Reinventing Transatlantic Relations on Climate, Democracy, and Technology

Published: 22 January 2021
Working Paper

While the election of Joe Biden to the U.S. presidency presents an opening to restore the transatlantic relationship after Donald Trump, the real question facing U.S. and European officials is whether they can successfully manage to advance a new transatlantic agenda for the coming decade.