Facial recognition technology: a human rights perspective

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St Mary’s University College Belfast Senior Lecturer in Politics, Birgit Schippers speaks to eolas about the pertinent subject of law enforcement, facial recognition technology (FRT), and the debate it has sparked, from its profiling of minority communities to fears around the sharing of biometric data between public bodies and private corporations.
Original languageEnglish
TypeOnline magazine article
Media of outputOnline
Place of PublicationDublin
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2020


  • human rights
  • law enforcement
  • facial recognition technology
  • biometric data
  • emotion recognition
  • mass surveillance


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