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Tech & Humanity

More and more aspects of our lives are impacted by technology. How will humanity anticipate, mitigate, and manage the consequences of algorithms, artificial intelligence, robots, and more? How do we ensure tech works for the common good? And empowers everyone? Explore what works.

Apar Gupta

Demystifying tech & advancing digital rights

Yuhyun Park

Make countries compete over digital IQ

Yeshimabeit Milner

Data for Black Lives

Albert Fox Cahn

Updating the law for the digital age

Regina Honu

Bridging the gender gap in tech


How do we protect our rights? Update the law

Who makes decisions in the age of machines?

Who is winning? Sharing profits

Whose voice are we missing? Correcting bias in data and AI


The NFT emperor is wearing no clothes

Preserving democracy in an age of surveillance

Nigeria’s Twitter ban and what it means for democracy

Make Algorithmic Audits As Ubiquitous As Seatbelts

Why We Need Data For Black Lives

February 24, 2021

AI, Health, And The Future Of Human Agency

February 22, 2021

When Police Brutality And Digital Rights Collide – Lessons From Nigeria

February 22, 2021

The Erosion of Privacy, And Why We Need a New Social Contract

February 22, 2021

Making The Internet Work For All. Why Multiplicity Is More Important Than Singularity.

February 20, 2021

News Hour

Making community-owned Internet access universal in India

Wednesday, January 12
New York 09:00
London 14:00
New Delhi 19:30
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Ashoka Live

Open-sourcing human rights investigations

Wednesday, November 17
New York 11:00
London 16:00
New Delhi 21:30
Public /
Ashoka Live
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Preserving democracy in the age of surveillance

Ashoka Changemaker Summit

October 14, 2021
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Nigeria’s Twitter ban & what it means for democracy

Ashoka Live

June 30, 2021
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Strengthening Human Rights in the Digital Age

Ashoka Live

April 28, 2021
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Addressing algorithmic bias & building better tech

Ashoka Live

April 21, 2021
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The right to sign: Deaf children and early language access

Ashoka Live

April 28, 2021
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Mutualism and the Next Economy

Ashoka Live

March 17, 2021
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Why We Must Update The Social Contract For the Digital Age

January 13, 2021