Digital health as an enabler of human rights

Digital health as an enabler of human rights

A distinction is often made in human rights between civil and political rights on the one hand and social, economic and cultural rights on the other. Indeed, two of the core covenants on human rights embody this distinction. In recent years, there has been a
return to the unified and integrated approach of the 1948 Universal Declaration on Human Rights. Notions such as human dignity and wellbeing that we intuitively grasp across cultures underpin this approach.
Digital technologies are unprecedented in their reach and applicability across domains of human activity. […] ‍