Christiaan van Veen

Christiaan van Veen is the director of the Digital Welfare State and Human Rights Project & Special Advisor on new technologies and human rights to the UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights. He is based at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York University School of Law.

Twitter: @cpjvanveen

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Landmark judgment from the Netherlands on digital welfare states and human rights

By: Christiaan van Veen
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A landmark judgement in the Netherlands shows how technology used by governments to stop welfare fraud and improve “efficiency” may be leading to unjustified exclusion, ...