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Reflections of Our Values: Digital Technologies and a Just Transition (Audio Reading)

February 28, 2021, in Audio > Audio Books & Readings, by

This is an audio reading of a statement called “Reflections of Our Values: Digital Technologies and a Just Transition” by the Baha’i International Community (BIC). The statement is about the role of digital technologies in the advancement of civilization, and it was presented to the 59th session of the UN Commission for Social Development which concluded on 17 February, 2021.

You can read this statement here: Reflections of Our Values: Digital Technologies and a Just Transition

Find out more about this statement from this Baha’i World News Service article: New Statement by BIC Underscores Moral Dimensions of Technology

Special thanks to Will Reierson for reading this statement.

If you’d like to hear more audio readings and talks, check out Baha’i Blog’s Audio Books & Readings playlist and the Baha’i Talks playlist.

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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.
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