Submission for the Thematic Report to the UN General Assembly on Digital Technology, Social Protection and Human Rights

8 Pages Posted: 29 Apr 2019

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Fleur Johns

University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law

Caroline Compton

Western Sydney University; University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Date Written: April 17, 2019

Abstract

We are grateful to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights for the opportunity to make a submission on this important topic. We are legal academics with specialisations in law and development, international law, and the use of digital technologies in development and humanitarian contexts. We are presently working on an Australian government funded research project, “Data Science in Humanitarianism: Confronting Novel Law and Policy Challenges”.

Keywords: United Nations Special Rapporteur, extreme poverty, human rights, digital technologies, Haze Gazer, Indonesia

Suggested Citation

Johns, Fleur E. and Compton, Caroline, Submission for the Thematic Report to the UN General Assembly on Digital Technology, Social Protection and Human Rights (April 17, 2019). UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-29, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3376300 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3376300

Fleur E. Johns (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law ( email )

UNSW Australia
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Australia
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Caroline Compton

Western Sydney University ( email )

Sydney, NSW 2751
Australia

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Kensington, New South Wales 2052
Australia

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