Data Ethics Canvas

Method Overview

A worksheet questionnaire and action plan, designed for industry teams or individuals to evaluate their work in the context of data ethics and avoid abusing data in their current and future projects.

Example of the Data Ethics Canvas template available from the method website.

Getting Started

Materials: Data Ethics Canvas template

Participants: Individual

Steps: (from the Data Ethics Canvas User Guide)

  1. Each question can be completed in any order 
  2. Each column should be completed in chronological order
  3. Reflect on the conclusions you came to and evaluate your future work in context with these findings

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