Sam Dubberley

special advisor Evidence Lab Amnesty International

Sam Dubberley is special advisor to the Evidence Lab at Amnesty International, looking at using open source investigation techniques across Amnesty's research output. He also established and managed Amnesty International's Digital Verification Corps programme - a global project to train the next generation of human rights investigators and contribute to Amnesty's use of open source information in its research.

He has over ten years’ experience in broadcast news and was head of the Eurovision News Exchange from 2010 to 2013, managing the world’s largest exchange of television news content. As a fellow of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University, Sam co-authored a global study exploring the use of user-generated content in TV and online news output. He published further research into the impact of UGC with Eyewitness Media Hub and First Draft News.

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