Amidst the Israel-Gaza conflict and the escalating war on Gaza there is an urgent need to witness, document and hold to account. Our current response is to work with a coalition of partners, including SMEX and Meedan, to ensure critical resources and guidance are widely accessible and available.
September 12th, 2023: WITNESS’ Executive Director Sam Gregory presented testimony to the US Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety & Data Security on the need for transparency in AI technologies.
For over five years, WITNESS has been researching synthetic media and emerging technologies that have the potential to enhance–or undermine–trust in audiovisual witnessing. We are proud to announce WITNESS’ years of deepfakes and generative AI work is now hosted in one place on our new microsite.