If advisory councils are a practical way of filling the competency gaps in a company, TikTok
has many deficiencies when it comes to moderation. This week, the video-sharing app launched another
council, this time focusing on Europe, as part of a new effort to “provide subject matter expertise as they advise on our content moderation policies and practices”.
With regulation happening all over the globe, the need for a human rights-based approach to content governanc
e remains important. Sustainable business consultancy BSR has produced a report
outlining four areas where this will play out and the practical approaches to content governance that can be taken by companies. A good primer on the topic.