Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

Cities, universities share projects on privacy, algorithmic bias


New York City was one of nine cities that participated in a recent digital rights conference designed to bridge work in the public- and higher-education sectors.

Digital services can restore trust in government, NYC official says


New York City CTO John Paul Farmer said that as public trust in government has plummeted, agencies like his can play a key role in bridging the gap.

How 'smart city' collaboration sets New York City apart


New York City's interim technology chief calls for cities to band together on common goals and share technological expertise as his city has done.

NYC, UN partner to expand city digital rights group


The Cities Coalition for Digital Rights, started in November by NYC and two other cities, will expand rapidly through a new partnership with the UN.