Digital citizenship



Harms reduction: a six-step program to protect democratic expression online

This report sets forth a series of functional steps to enable citizens, governments and platforms to deal with the matter of harmful speech in a free and democratic, rights-based society like Canada.

Face to face with the future

One thing is clear: the ethical costs of the new system will depend significantly on its precise operation, which at this point remains uncertain.

Good data

This edited collection examines 'good data' practices, values and principles from an interdisciplinary, international perspective. It aims to start a conversation on data futures and present steps to encourage the use of good data in practice.
Discussion paper

Cyber and resilience: Digital’s role in regaining resilience

Creating greater resilience is seen by many as one of the biggest challenges facing the modern digital age.
Working paper

The connected citizen: a disruptive concept informing ACMA perspectives

The ACMA’s occasional papers explore prevailing and emerging themes of relevance to regulatory practice in the communications and media environment. The connected citizen—a disruptive concept informing ACMA perspectives builds on the ACMA’s body of work focusing on the citizen as a central consideration in making...
Policy report

Reforming democracy: deciding, designing and delivering together

This policy document commits the South Australian government to explore and trial ways that build on the start already made in democratic reform. A key initiative will be four 'deliberative democracy projects' where non-government organisations or business will work with the government and the community...
Conference paper

#Democracy: Towards a Conceptual Framework for an Empirical Study of Political Conversations on Twitter

This paper seeks to establish a set of concepts to help frame an empirical analysis of the relationship between internet communication technologies and political discourses. It discusses theoretical and methodological issues relating to established frameworks for investigating the role that these technologies play in politics.