Richard Bennett is a visiting professor to RWI. Mr. Bennet was appointed UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan in April 2022 and had his mandate extended a year this October.
Mr. Bennett has served in … Continue reading » “Richard Bennett” Continue readingMore Tag
Anna Bruce is a senior researcher who focuses on the human right to equality and in particular disability equality. After being part of the negotiations of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) her work is dedicated … Continue reading » “Anna Bruce” Continue readingMore Tag
Christine Evans is a senior researcher and lecturer at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. A human rights practitioner, she previously worked twenty years with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights … Continue reading » “Christine Evans” Continue readingMore Tag
Alejandro Fuentes is a Senior Researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI), an affiliated lecturer at the Faculty of Law at Lund University (Sweden) and –since 2022, a Professor of International Human Rights Law … Continue reading » “Alejandro Fuentes” Continue readingMore Tag
Neshan’s professional experience includes engagements with Government, non-government, bilateral and multilateral sectors and was a former member of the international civil service. Neshan Gunasekera has a background in international law, human rights, international relations, programme and project management and has … Continue reading » “Neshan Gunasekera” Continue readingMore Tag
Mo Hamza is Professor of Risk Management and Societal Safety at Lund University, Sweden. In his career spanning 36 years so far, he has worked with international development organisations including: World Bank, ADB, UNDP, UNISDR, USAID, DfID, IFRC, IUCN, Swedish … Continue reading » “Mo Hamza” Continue readingMore Tag
Victoria Heisler is an experienced librarian, archivist, educator, and non-profit administrator. She received her Master of Library and Information Science with a concentration in archive management from Simmons College. She also holds a dual Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education … Continue reading » “Victoria Heisler” Continue readingMore Tag
Dr. Claudia Ituarte-Lima is Leader of the Human Rights and the Environment thematic area and senior researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.
She is an international public lawyer and scholar with direct experience in … Continue reading » “Claudia Ituarte-Lima” Continue readingMore Tag
Sinem Kavak is a postdoctoral researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and a research affiliate in Center for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS) at Lund University. She holds a PhD in Political Science and International Relations … Continue reading » “Sinem Kavak” Continue readingMore Tag
David Kaye is a professor of law at the University of California, Irvine, School of Law and is at RWI Research and Education Department as the 2023-2024 Fulbright Distinguished Scholar in Public International Law. From 2014 to 2020 he served … Continue reading » “David Kaye” Continue readingMore Tag
Morten Koch Andersen holds a PhD in International Development Studies from Roskilde University. His research interests are in the fields of human rights documentation, rule of law practices, public authority, corruption, torture and violence, impunity and discretion, and unequal citizenship.… Continue reading » “Morten Koch Andersen” Continue readingMore Tag
Radu has a background in human rights law, specializing in the business and human rights area, with a focus on regulatory and compliance issues raised by multinational enterprises in developing countries. His main research interest is the protection of human … Continue reading » “Radu Mares” Continue readingMore Tag
Kasiva has a decade’s experience working in the fields of Human Rights, Transitional Justice, Gender Justice and Institutional reform. She holds an LLM from the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights at the University of Notre Dame. She joined … Continue reading » “Kasiva Mulli” Continue readingMore Tag
Thérèse Murphy is professor of law and director of the Health & Human Rights Unit at Queen’s University Belfast. She is also chairperson of the European Master’s on Human Rights and Democratisation, and serves on the governing council of … Continue reading » “Thérèse Murphy” Continue readingMore Tag
Ilhami has a Masters degree in International Human Rights Law (2002) from Lund University, and a PhD (2007) from Kent University (UK). He was awarded post-doctoral grant from the Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS) … Continue reading » “Ilhami Alkan Olsson” Continue readingMore Tag
Malin Oud, Director of the Stockholm Office and China Programme Director
Malin Oud has over 20 years’ professional experience in the field of human rights, rule of law and sustainable development with her work focusing primarily on China. She has … Continue reading » “Malin Oud” Continue readingMore Tag
Josh is Head of the Thematic Area ‘Access to Justice’.
He previously served as the Director of the RWI Regional Office in Nairobi and before that as Director of the Institute’s Office in Jakarta. Prior to working for RWI, … Continue reading » “Josh Ounsted” Continue readingMore Tag