Global Partners Digital
Head of Legal
Richard leads GPD’s legal function, providing legal and policy expertise to the organisation and its partners, focusing on internet and digital technology policy. He also leads on the organisation’s business and human rights programme, looking at the role of businesses to respect human rights online. Before joining GPD, Richard led on policy development and advocacy at the Equal Rights Trust, an international human rights organisation working to combat discrimination and inequality.
Resetting the Moral Compass
In light of the White Paper on “online harms” are we finally resetting the dials on the internet to make it truly friendly for children and families. With online platforms more and more under scrutiny, activists for digital rights consider the effectiveness of the White Paper and the public support for change.