Technology and Human Rights – SDG Media Zone at Web Summit 2019

Technology and Human Rights - SDG Media Zone at Web Summit 2019
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Amnesty International is one of the world’s leading human rights advocacy groups. Hear from Secretary-General Kumi Naidoo on how technology and innovation can support Amnesty International’s global efforts and amplify the voices of millions around the world.

Speakers: Kumi Naidoo Global Head, Amnesty International; Dan Thomas Chief of Communications & Strategic Events, UN Global Compact.

The SDG Media Zone is broadcasting live from the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal from 5-7 November. Attracting around 70,000 innovators and entrepreneurs, the Web Summit convenes the founders and CEOs of technology companies, fast-growing start ups policy makers and politicians to help shape a new era of global business.

Together with the UN Global Compact, UN Web TV is broadcasting interviews and panel discussions live from the floor of the Planet Tech area with a focus on scaling up action to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Hear from CEOs, tech industry leaders, innovative companies, fast paced startups and leading journalists on how business and disruptive technologies can help support sustainable development and deliver the Global Goals.

More sessions of the SDG Media Zone at Web Summit 2019 are available on demand on UN Web TV: