Advancing Global Digital Content Safety

Online content has the power to influence minds, incite action, and shape the fabric of society. What is posted and shared on digital platforms has proliferated substantially, leading to questions of how harmful content should be governed to uphold the safety of society while considering diverse stakeholder interests and responsibilities across the media ecosystem.

Advancing Global Digital Content Safety is a project focusing on solutions to tackle the spread of harmful content online. The project will focus on:

  • Developing a framework of public-private cooperation and principles for online content moderation, including basic standards to define harmful content, accountability, and performance targets  

  • Reducing the spread of harmful content online by identifying complementary set of regulatory, technical, process, product, and business-driven solutions 

  • Identifying ways to increase literacy and promote safe digital experiences / spaces