Anushree Verma joined the ICCT in August 2022 as its Communications and Events Intern. She is in the final year of her BSc degree in International Relations and Organisations at Leiden University. She is also the Social Media Officer for the Communications Team at Women in Innovation and Leadership – a networking organisation based in The Hague.
Previously, Anushree has worked extensively with different organisations to acquire skills in graphic design, event management, and administration. She is also the co-founder of a collaboration project between two NGO’s, C.R.Y and Kora Kagaz, in India. From tasks concerning designing and conducting workshops all the way to managing internal/external communications, she has gained experience from the ground level.
This perspective critically examines some challenges posed to the rule of law and human rights by states’ use of data-driven learning-based artificial intelligence (AI) systems for identifying individuals presenting a threat to national security.