International Advisory Board

The members of our International Advisory Board are human rights defenders, practitioners, scholars, and activists who keep the Program connected to cutting-edge developments around the world. They provide advice to the program, offer guest lectures in our courses, advise student projects, and involve students in the real-world work of their organizations.

Anton Burkov

Director and Principal Attorney of the human rights NGO Strategic Litigation Center

Priscilla Yagu Ciesay

Co-Founder and Senior Technical Advisor of Women’s Association, Women & Victims’ Empowerment (WAVE-Gambia)

Cristina Coc

Maya Leaders Alliance co-spokesperson
Founder and Program Director for Julian Cho Society

Savo Heleta

Researcher and Educator, Durban University of Technology, South Africa

Kamila Mateeva

Associate Professor of Law Program
Director of the LL.M program, American University of Central Asia

Venkatesh Nayak

Coordinator of Access to Information, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative

Gaye Sowe

Executive Director, Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa

Kah Walla

Entrepreneur, Activist and Political Leader from Cameroon