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What does “Human Rights Impact Assessment” mean? – Legal definition

By August 28, 2023No Comments

Human Rights Impact Assessment: According to the first edition of the EU-U.S. terminology and taxonomy for artificial intelligence, the term “Human Rights Impact Assessment” means:

A human rights impact assessment (HRIA) of AI identifies, understands, and assesses the impact of the AI system on human rights, such as but not limited to, the right to privacy or non-discrimination. AI systems can pose risks to, as well as enhance, individual human rights.