Minister of Justice Antti Häkkänen: Human rights must be secured also in the era of artificial intelligence and digitalisation
"To be able to secure human rights also in the future, it is of utmost importance to be aware of the challenges brought along by digitalisation and new technologies," Minister of Justice Antti Häkkänen said when speaking at an event organised in honour of the visit of Kate Gilmore, UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, to Finland in Helsinki today.
On 12 April, Minister of Justice Antti Häkkänen attended a high-level conference held in Copenhagen. The conference was organised by Denmark, which currently holds the Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, and its theme was the reform of the European Human Rights Convention system. In connection with the conference, Minister Häkkänen met with Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe, and Katarina Barley, the German Minister of Justice.