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Didn't do enough to prevent misuse during Myanmar violence: Facebook

A report warned that Facebook must be prepared to handle a likely onslaught of misinformation during Myanmar's 2020 elections

Reuters 

Facebook Inc on Monday said a human rights report it commissioned on its presence in Myanmar showed it had not done enough to prevent its social network from being used to incite violence. The report by San Francisco-based nonprofit Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) recommended that Facebook more strictly enforce its content policies, increase engagement with both Myanmar officials and civil society groups and regularly release additional data about its progress in the country. "The report concludes that, prior to this year, we weren’t doing enough ...

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First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 10:54 IST
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