As part of our research into whether data trusts are a useful way of increasing access to data while retaining trust, we commissioned Oxford Insights to explore whether certification could be the answer to evaluating a data trust’s processes against specific standards and norms
Organisations and individuals that use data provided by a data trust will want to understand how it is governed and whether access to that data will be sustainable and ethical.
There is likely to be a need for a certification procedure evaluating a data trust’s processes against specific standards and norms. This report explores potential certification models for data trusts, as well as standards that certification models should seek to assess.
Exploring data trust certifications report