#SWITZERLAND

Blog, 20 November 2020

Launch of AlgorithmWatch Switzerland

AlgorithmWatch is now also represented in Switzerland - as a Swiss organization with its own team and new exciting projects.

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Boehlich |Wikimedia

Story, 22 July 2020

Swiss police automated crime predictions but has little to show for it

A review of 3 automated systems in use by the Swiss police and judiciary reveals serious issues. Real-world effects are impossible to assess due to a lack of transparency.

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Andrew Ebrahim |Unsplash

Story, 26 November 2019

New Swiss algorithm to desegregate schools, one block at a time

Two researchers from Zurich University created an algorithm that helps desegregate schools by slightly changing the boundaries of each school’s catchment area.

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