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Welcome to the Official Schedule for RightsCon 2019, the world’s leading summit on human rights in the digital age.

Together at RightsCon Tunis, our first summit hosted in the Middle East and North Africa, more than 2500 expert practitioners will come together across over 400 sessions to shape, contribute to, and drive forward the global agenda for the future of our human rights.

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Rafael Goldzweig

Democracy Reporting International
Research Coordinator
Rafael is the Research Coordinator of Democracy Reporting International, where he monitors the impact of social media on elections and referenda around the world. His work entails the development of methodologies and data analysis & visualisation to assess how social media impacts public discourse, offering recommendations on how to turn the online environment into a more open and democratic space. Prior to joining DRI, he worked for the Dahrendorf Forum, a Berlin based think-tank, where he researched the interaction between regulation, new technologies and democracy, and worked as a Google Policy Fellow for IPANDETEC in Panama City.