Safeguarding Democracy: Ethical Frameworks and Governance in the Age of AI-Enhanced Parliaments
Written on December, 2023
In the contemporary era, the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and parliamentary democracy presents both opportunities and challenges. As AI technologies increasingly pervade various aspects of life, their integration into democratic processes warrants a meticulous and nuanced approach. The discourse surrounding this integration highlights the need for robust ethical frameworks, governance strategies, and measures to maintain public trust. This essay explores the critical guardrails necessary for ensuring that the deployment of AI technologies in parliamentary contexts strengthens rather than undermines the foundations of a functioning parliamentary democracy.