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GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS OBSERVATORY

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Henrique Napoleão Alves

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Ph.D. in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Research Fellow, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, Switzerland. Legal Advisor, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, United States.

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Adriano Koslides Mitre

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Ph.D. candidate in International Law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France.  Legal Advisor, United Nations.

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Amael Notini

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Master's candidate in International Public Law at the Federal University of Minas Gerais. Coordinator of Legal Affairs of the National Observatory of the Rights to Water and Sanitary Sewage (ONDAS).

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Amit Anand

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Ph.D candidate, University of Lancaster. LL.M (Human RIghts), University of Reading. LL.B (Honours), National Law School of India University, Bengaluru.

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Ana Clara Abrantes Simões

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

 

PhD, Master's and Bachelor of Laws from the Federal University of Minas Gerais. Worked for 04 years in consultancy on International Environmental Law, Environmental Law and Indigenous Peoples' and Traditional Communities' Law.

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Ana Elisa Barbosa Mourão

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. candidate (with a Minor in International Studies), Federal University of Minas Gerais. Research Trainee, Office of Henrique Napoleão Alves.

 

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Gabriela Cavalieri

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. candidate, Federal University of Minas Gerais. Research Trainee, Office of Professor Henrique Napoleão Alves.

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Giuliana Alves F. Rezende

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER
 

LL.B. in Law (Honours), Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Researcher, Minas Gerais Truth Commission, Brazil.

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Júlia Muinhos

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Restorative Justice Facilitator.

Belo Horizonte Unit Coordinator,

Emancipa Popular Education Network

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Juscaelle Iradukunda

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Master's degree in Law, Università degli studi della Calabria, Italy, LL.B. Université du Lac Tanganyika, Burundi. Former Researcher, Impunity Watch -Burundi Program, Burundi; Administrative assistant, World Food Program (WFP) -Burundi (Bujumbura station).

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Leonel Lisboa

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Master in International Law from Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Human Rights Lawyer, ESG Specialist and Professor of International Law. Member of the Human Rights Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association, Minas Gerais Chapter .

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Lucia Mata Pires Neta

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Lawyer & Legal Researcher. Master in International Law, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva, Switzerland).

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Roberta Cerqueira Reis

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Ph.D. in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Professor in the Departments of International Relations and Law School, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Third Sector and Human Rights Lawyer and Legal Consultant.

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Samyuktha Banusekar

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

B.Com. LL.B. (Hons.) (ongoing), School of Law, SASTRA Deemed University

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Sofia Viegas Duarte

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. candidate and Researcher, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais. Legal Assistant, Bastianetto Alessi Law Firm. Member of Senatus, the Debate Society of the Federal University of Minas Gerais.

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Tádzio Peters Coelho

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Professor of Sociology, Federal University of Viçosa. Researcher, PoEMAS (Research Group on Politics, Economy, Mining, Environment and Society). P.h.D. in Social Sciences, State University of Rio de Janeiro

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Victoria Ruiz Ledesma

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Master in Employment Law and Social Security Law candidate, National University of San Marcos. LL.B., Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.

HUMAN RIGHTS AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES PROJECT

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Adriano Koslides Mitre

ASSISTANT COORDINATOR

Ph.D. candidate in International Law, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France.  Legal Advisor, United Nations.

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Henrique Napoleão Alves

HEAD COORDINATOR

Ph.D. in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Research Fellow, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, Switzerland. Legal Advisor, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, United States.

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Giuliana A. F. de Rezende

ASSISTANT COORDINATOR

LL.B. in Law (with honours), Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Researcher, Minas Gerais Truth Commission, Brazil.

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  Monique Salerno S

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LLM in Public International Law, University of Kent, UK. Post-Graduated in Environmental and Mining Law, PUC-MG. Post-graduate student in ESG and Corporate Governance, FGV. LLB in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais. Consultant on ESG and Sustainability, Environmental and Human Rights lawyer.

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Mosabbir Hossain

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B (ongoing), Brac University. Former Legal Intern, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), Bangladesh; legal researcher, Project Bajho (Millennium Fellowship Nepal) Kathmandu School of Law, Nepal.

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Renan Bernardi Kalil

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

P.h.D. in Law, University of São Paulo. Researcher, Institute for Advanced Studies, University of São Paulo. Public Prosecutor, Labour Prosecution Service.

RESEARCHERS

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Alexander Weihrauch

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. in Public International Law and Human Rights; Associate Country Director Germany and Specialist for the Rights of the Child and Human Rights at Humanium

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Alida Binte Saqi

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M & LL. B (Honours), Northern University Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Lecturer of Law, University of Asia Pacific, Dhaka, Bangladesh.  Former Research Associate, the Zurist

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Amit Anand

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

PhD (Law) researcher at Lancaster University, UK. LL.M (Human Rights) from University of Reading, UK and B.A.LL.B (Honours) from National Law School of India University, Bengaluru.

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Ana Dangova Hug

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

M.I.S. in International Law, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), Switzerland. National Consultant, Council of Europe. Legal Researcher, Global Freedom of Expression Project, Columbia University, United States.

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Ana Prokic

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​LL.M in Criminal Law, University of Niš, Serbia. Legal Advisor at the Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development. Former Assistant Editor at the Journal of International Relations and Sustainable Development.

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Atanas Avramov

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​L.L.M. in International Law, International Relations and EU Law, Faculty of Law “Iustinianus Primus”, University of Ss. Cyrill and Methodius, Skopje, North Macedonia.

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Athanasia Triantou

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Sociologist, LL.M. "Criminology and Criminal Policy", National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Former Project Consultant at the European Institute for Local Development. Research Team Coordinator at Student Association for International Affairs

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Brulinda Haxhiu

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Executive Master in Criminology Candidate, University of Tirana. School of Magistrates of
Albania. Former Judge and Legal Specialist with the U.S. Department of Justice OPDAT.

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Carolina Djovana Freire

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B University Center Of Brasília. Former intern at the Brazilian Ministry of Justice's Amnesty  Commission; Member of the Brașov Bar (2019-present) Former Intern at Public Ineterest Law Initiative, Budapest Office, Hungary

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Carolina Xavier Santos

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. (ongoing) in Constitutional Law, University of Lisbon. LL.B. in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

Christina Burke

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​PhD (ongoing) at Royal College of Surgeons Ireland; Barrister at Law; LL.B at National University of Ireland.

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Dan Christian E. Ramos

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

J.D., De La Salle University College of Law (with honors; Human Rights Award). Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of the Philippines, Diliman (with honors; Leadership Award).

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Damián Tuset Varela

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​Jurist. Justice Official (Criminal Court). LL.B at the Universidad Internacional Isabel I de Castilla. LLm Public Law and Public Administration

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Daniela Constantin

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​LL.M in Human Rights from Central European University, Hungary. Graduate of the Democratic Leadership Programme, Council of Europe and Central European University. Lawyer.

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Diana Haladey

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

J.D., Fordham University School of Law; A.B., Dartmouth College; Co-Chair White Collar Crime Team, New York American Inn of Court; Former Associate, White & Case LLP.

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Emily Williams

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. candidate in International Human Rights Law, National University of Ireland, Galway. Bachelor of Arts in Human Rights (with distinction), St. Thomas University, Canada. Former policy analyst, Government of New Brunswick.

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Fatjeta Ibishi

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. in Globalization and Law Maastrich University. LL.B., University of Prishtina. Senior Officer - Division for European Integration, Parliament of the Republic of Kosovo. Former Officer of the Office of the President of the Republic of Kosovo.

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Federica Gallo

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M in European and Transnational Comparative Law, University of Trento, Italy. Minor Certificate in European, Comparative and International Law, University of Passau, Germany.

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Foivos Stathas

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. in Public Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. LL.B. (magna cum laude), National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Administrative Assistant at Airforce Defence Fund, Athens.

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Genaro Lorenzo E. Alpin

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M, Advanced Masters in International Children’s rights, Leiden University, the Netherlands, LL.M (honours) in Surinamese Law, Anton de Kom University of Suriname, Senior Lecturer (Law) at the FHR School of Business and the FHR Lim A Po Institute for Higher Education, Suriname.

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Hope Joyce Okelo

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B University of Nairobi, Post-graduate Certificate in Sustainable Development and Global Justice (cum laude) University of Antwerp. Founder and Chairperson of Haki Drive Initiative.

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Igor Carvalho Ulhoa Faria

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Bachelor of Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Graduate degree in Digital Law, Superior School Foundation of the Public Ministry, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

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Iradukunda Juscaelle

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​Master's degree in Law, Università degli studi della Calabria, Italy, LL.B. Université du Lac Tanganyika, Burundi. Former Researcher, Impunity Watch -Burundi Program, Burundi; Administrative assistant, World Food Program (WFP) -Burundi (Bujumbura station).

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Jane W. Gerald

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Post Graduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, LL.B. in Law, The Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Associate Attorney and head of the Business and Human Rights Department at Gichuki King’ara LLP.

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João Paulo Falavinha

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Law University Professor Researcher.
Specialist in International Law from Centro Universitário Curitiba (Brazil).
Specialist in International Business from Holmes College (Melbourne - Australia). LL. M in Political Sciences from Federal University of Paraná.
PhD student in International Law at John Kennedy University

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Karen Martins de Aguilar

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

​Master in Human Rights candidate, Université de Strasbourg, France, LL.B. in Law, Milton Campos School of Law, Brazil. Lawyer and Legal Advisor. Former member of CEDIN - Centro de Direito Internacional, Brazil.

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Lorena Bastos

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Attorney, International Law Specialist. Research Group at the Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM). World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day Global Ambassador in 2020.
 

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Luna Tainara dos Santos

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Advanced LL.M Candidate in Public International Law, Leiden University, the Netherlands. LL.B in Law, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil. Student Researcher, Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law, the Netherlands

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Maria Júlia de Magalhães

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

L.L.B. (ongoing), Federal University of Bahia. Bachelor in Humanities with Concentration Area in Legal Studies, Federal University of Bahia

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Mariana Castro Ortega

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B., EAFIT Univerity. Former intern at Governation of Antioquia

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Milan Subedi

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LLB,  Prithivi Narayan Campus, Tribhuvan University. Advocate/ Associate at S&S Jurists, Advocates and Legal Consultants, Kathmandu. .

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Mosabbir Hossain

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

L.L.B in Law (honours), Brac University, Bangladesh. Legal Intern, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), Bangladesh. Former legal researcher, Project Bajho (Millennium Fellowship Nepal) Kathmandu School of Law, Nepal.

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Navjeet Kaur

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LLB (Honours Class I), Western Sydney University. Recipient of the University Medal in Law. Former student legal researcher at Western Sydney University.

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Patricia Iacob

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M in International Human Rights Law, Lund University (Sweden). LL.B in EU Law, Babes-Bolyai University (Romania). Policy assistant on non-discrimination and Roma coordination, European Commission. Former Senior EU Aid Volunteer on women empowerment (Nepal).

Priya Ahsan Chowdhury

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

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LL.B (Hons), LLM in International Business Law (ongoing), City University of London. Associate, Dr Kamal Hossain and Associates; co-founder, No Passport Voice non-profit; Senior Article Editor, The City Law Review, UK.

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Raj Shekhar

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

BA LL.B (Ongoing) from National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi. Former Policy intern at Education Department, Government of Jharkhand. Student Member of International Bar Association

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Saif Rasul Khan

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of Law, Gauhati University. LL.M. (Human Rights) Department of Law, Gauhati University. Assistant Professor (Law) at NERIM Law College, NERIM Group of Institutions, Guwahati, Assam

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Samyuktha Banusekar

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. (Honors.) School of Law, SASTRA Deemed University, Tamil Nadu. Harvard Summer School, 2021 in Law and Psychology. Legal Researcher, Earth Refuge. Assistant Lecturer, Jindal Global Law School. Former Public Policy Research Associate, Confederation of Young Leaders, Indian Institute of Governance & Leadership.

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Suzanne Scott

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.B. Trinity College Dublin, Ireland; LL.M. (Global Legal Studies) National University of Ireland, Maynooth; Barrister-at-Law degree (ongoing) from the Honourable Society of the King’s Inns. Senior Legal Researcher at the Law Reform Commission of Ireland,

Taiia Avram

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

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LL.M. in International Law (with honors, Honor of University award), Kyiv International University, Ukraine. M.A. in International Law and Human Rights, University of Tartu, Estonia. . Project assistant, International Charitable Organization Roma Women Fund Chiricli, Ukraine.

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Teona Gelashvili

ASSOCIATED RESEARCHER

LL.M. in International Human Rights Law from Lund University, Sweden. Senior legal adviser at the Constitutional Court of Georgia. Trainee at the Council of Europe.

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