COVID-19 and Non-Personal Data in the Indian context: On the Normative Ideal of Public Interest

Even as activists and ethical technologists have been writing about and working on Personal Data and Privacy, the newer arena of Non-Personal Data (NPD) is very under-explored. What is the role of NPD in the face of a global pandemic like COVID-19? How do we deal with the possible economic exploitation of NPD, without any ethical bindings? This post looks at recent developments in dealing with Non-Personal Data in India, and the possible opportunities it provides in light of COVID-19. It argues for embedding public interest in working with NPD in India, a very urgent mission for activists and ethical technologists.

Read more on this here: https://data-activism.net/2020/05/bigdatasur-covid-covid-19-and-non-personal-data-in-the-indian-context-on-the-normative-ideal-of-public-interest/

 

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