artificial intelligence

    • UN urges moratorium on use of AI that imperils human rights

      UN urges moratorium on use of AI that imperils human rights

      The UN human rights chief is calling for a moratorium on the use of artificial intelligence technology that poses a serious risk to human rights, including face-scanning systems that track people in public spaces, AP reported. Michelle Bachelet, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, also said Wednesday that countries should expressly ban AI applications which don’t comply with international human rights law.

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    • MEPs: AI should be put under strong human oversight

      MEPs: AI should be put under strong human oversight

      The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in law enforcement and the judiciary should be subject to strong safeguards and human oversight, according to the EP Civil Liberties Committee. In a draft report adopted with 36 votes to 24, and 6 abstentions, MEPs highlight the need for democratic guarantees and accountability for the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in law enforcement, the EP press service reported.

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