Digital Standards are Key for Protecting Democracy

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Written by Isabella Wilkinson 11 May 2021

This piece explores how digital technical standards “shape the way societies engage with everyday technologies, from internet connectivity to 5G” and “reflect the values and visions of the engineers that develop them”, and the role these standards play in fighting authoritarianism (Wilkinson, 2021).

Publisher: Chatham House

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Categories: Article, Media and technology, Tools of Democracy, Multilateralism