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Wednesday, July 8 • 09:00 - 10:45
Panel on new digital technologies

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Panel discussion on the impacts, opportunities and challenges of new and emerging digital technologies with regard to the promotion and protection of human rights - accessible

Chair: H.E. Ms. Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger, President of the Human Rights Council

Opening statement: Ms. Nada Al-Nashif, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights

  • H.E. Ms. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Minister for Communications of Ghana (video message)
  • Mr. Changrok Soh, Member of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee (video message)
  • Ms. María Paz Canales, Executive Director, Derechos Digitales (video message)
  • Mr. Steve Crown, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Microsoft (video message)

A/HRC/RES/41/11, A/HRC/44/NGO/66

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Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger

President of the Human Rights Council
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Nada Al-Nashif

Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights

Wednesday July 8, 2020 09:00 - 10:45 CEST
Palais des Nations, Assembly Hall