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Thursday, December 3 • 18:15 - 19:45
Biased content moderation: how does the big tech silence Palestinian voices?

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The content moderation policies of social media companies violate Palestinian digital rights, as it doesn't take into consideration the Palestinian context, and therefore Palestinian content is being takedown from these platforms. This session will discuss the impact of content moderation policies on Palestinian digital rights and the right to freedom of expression.

تنتهك سياسات إدارة المحتوى لشركات التواصل الاجتماعي الحقوق الرقمية الفلسطينية، فهي لا تأخذ بعين الاعتبار السياق الفلسطيني، وبالتالي تزيل المحتوى الفلسطيني من هذه المنصات. ستناقش هذه الجلسة تأثير سياسات إدارة المحتوى على الحقوق الرقمية الفلسطينية والحق في حرية التعبير.

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Shahed Al-Hindi

Public Policy Manager, MENA, Facebook
Shahed Al Hindi is a Public Policy Manager at Facebook, working with government and civil society stakeholders in the MENA region. Shahed has a keen interest in content and safety issues and is working on understanding these issues in the region to develop more informed policies... Read More →
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Mona Shtaya

Local Advocacy Manager, 7amleh- The Arab Center for Social Media Advancement
Mona Shtaya is a Communication & Campaigns Specialist working in the Arab region. She is currently the Local Advocacy Manager at 7amleh- the Arab Center for Social Media Advancement, she joined 7amleh in 2017 as an advisory board member. Mona had worked previously with several civil... Read More →

Thursday December 3, 2020 18:15 - 19:45 EET