Barcelona Introduces Ethical Digital Standards

Barcelona has been working for over 2 years on its Open Digitisation Plan and one of the important results are Barcelona’s Ethical Digital Standards, an open source Policy Toolkit for cities to develop digital policies that put citizens at the centre and make governments more open, transparent, and collaborative.

This is a decisive policy change that puts people first in the design of government services and reinforces their digital rights. The City reinforces its policy for technological sovereignty, for full control of its information and communications technology services and infrastructures, and the ethical use of data to be more open and transparent, while returning data sovereignty to citizens.

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