Big Read” in Financial Times on Smart Cities Draws from RWR Data and Analysis

On June 8, 2021, the Finan­cial Times pub­lished a “Big Read” arti­cle, enti­tled “Export­ing Chi­nese Sur­veil­lance: The Secu­ri­ty Risks of ‘Smart Cities,’ ” by James Kyn­ge, Valerie Hop­kins, Helen War­rell, and Kathrin Hille. The piece draws on RWR data and com­men­tary from RWR Chief Oper­at­ing Offi­cer, Andrew Dav­en­port, to help pro­vide data and con­text for Chi­nese ‘smart city’ projects that have been con­tract­ed glob­al­ly — includ­ing the relat­ed risks.