Article: Human Rights & AI Ethics

 

Human Rights & AI Ethics: Why Ethics Cannot Be Replaced by the UDHR

 

“In the increasingly popular quest of trying to make the tech world ethical, a new idea has emerged: just replace “ethics” with “human rights”. Since no one seems to know what “ethics” means, it is only natural that everyone is searching for a framework that is clearly defined, and all the better if it fits onto a single, one-page document: the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). Unfortunately, like many shortcuts, this one also simply does not solve the problem.”

Read the article here at United Nations University Centre for Policy Research!