Digital Human Rights: Safeguarding Users in the Era of Content Moderation

Join Dr. Michelle Teo and Dr. Pamela Lennon as they discuss the evolving digital landscape and the imperative need to protect online users and Content Moderators. They highlight Content Moderators’ role in filtering harmful material and stress the need for psychological support.

The conversation addresses the root causes of online threats and upcoming legislation to regulate platforms and safeguard users. They emphasize collective responsibility in fostering a safe and respectful online environment, and their discussion serves as a call to action for concerted efforts to uphold digital safety and wellbeing.


  • Explore the root causes of the problem: The impact that distressing content has on both users and Content Moderators.
  • Examine new legislation that is coming down the line to regulate these platforms along with guidance on how to protect employees from psychological harm.