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The Safe Face Pledge was launched in 2018 as opportunity for organizations to make public commitments towards mitigating the abuse of facial analysis technology. This historic pledge prohibits lethal use of the technology, lawless police use, and required transparency in any government use.
Among the most concerning uses of facial analysis technology involve the bolstering of mass surveillance, the weaponization of AI, and harmful discrimination in law enforcement contexts. The Safe Face Pledge provided actionable measurable steps organizations could take to follow AI ethics principles by making commitments to:
Sunset Project of the Algorithmic Justice League and the Center on Privacy & Technology at Georgetown Law