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Christopher Avery

Human Rights and Business Award Foundation
Chair of the foundation's board
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
Chris was Founding Director (2002-2013) of Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, and before that worked at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International as Legal Adviser and Deputy Head of the Research Department. He will co-moderate a Forum session (27 Nov, 18:15-19:45) where the first annual Human Rights and Business Award (with a $50,000 grant) will be presented for "outstanding work by human rights defenders in the Global South or former Soviet Union addressing the human rights impacts of business in those regions."

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, November 27

6:15pm CET