|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Justice and Consumers|
|Series Details||Number 6|
|Content Type||News, Report|
The sixth evaluation on the Code of Conduct on Countering Illegal Hate Speech Online shows that while the average of notifications reviewed within 24 hours remains high (81%), it has decreased compared to 2020 (90.4%). At 62.5% the average removal rate was also lower than in 2019 and 2020. However, broken down by IT company the progress of Instagram (66.2% removals in 2021, 42% in 2020) and Twitter (49.8% versus 35.9%) is noteworthy. TikTok was included in the evaluation for the first time and performed well (80.1% removals).
|Subject Categories||Justice and Home Affairs, Values and Beliefs|
|Subject Tags||Digital Technology, Fundamental | Human Rights, Racism | Xenophobia, Social Media | Networks|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|