Analysing the intersection of human rights and blockchain, the authors argue that widespread adoption of applications on the blockchain must necessarily address the concerns of violation of rights, particularly of vulnerable populations.
The use of surveillance technologies by governments has been at an all time high during the pandemic. Prashanti Ramnanan navigates the manner in which surveillance tech violates human rights and ways to strike a balance between the two.
Social media has cultivated a global space for human rights-based learning, discussion, and sharing of experiences. In the past few months, it has also sparked cross-border activism and reform. Zara Baig explores the emancipatory potential of social media platforms.
The article discusses how parental consent provisions restrict children's decisional privacy online.