Meta Announces Strategic Measures to Confront Disinformation and AI Harms in EU Polls

Meta, the parent company of social media giant Facebook, has unveiled a strategic initiative ahead of the upcoming European Parliament elections. The company plans to establish a specialized team, known as the “EU-specific Elections Operations Center,” aimed at combating disinformation and addressing potential risks associated with the misuse of artificial intelligence (AI) during the electoral […]

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EU Charter of Fundamental Rights: annual report looks at role of civil society and underlines need to increase support

The Commission has published its annual report on the application of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU. The report specifically looks at what Member States and the EU are doing to support civil society organizations and rights defenders such as national human rights institutions, equality bodies, and ombuds institutions. Overall, the report shows […]

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Conference on the Future of Europe – Council agrees its position

European Council Press Release presented: Member states want the Conference on the Future of Europe to get citizens involved in a wide-ranging debate on Europe’s future in the coming decade and beyond, including in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Meeting at the level of ambassadors, they agreed the Council’s position on the arrangements for […]

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