Oversight Board

The Oversight Board is an independent body that people can appeal to if they disagree with decisions we made about content on Facebook or Instagram. This model of independent oversight represents a new chapter in online governance, and we’re committed to implementing the board’s decisions.

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Oversight Board Selects Case on Uyghur Muslims

The Oversight Board selected a case regarding a photo of a deceased child in connection with commentary on China’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims.
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Oversight Board Selects Case on a Nazi Quote

The Oversight Board selected a case regarding a post taken down on Facebook for violating our policy on dangerous individuals and organizations.
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Oversight Board to Start Hearing Cases

Starting today, if your content is removed from Facebook or Instagram and you have exhausted your appeals with Facebook, you’ll be able to appeal your case to the Oversight Board.

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