For Human Rights Beyond Borders

Human Rights have been locked up behind domestic bars to prevent their universal application to globalization and its much needed regulation. Extraterritorial obligations (ETOs) unlock human rights.

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Steering Committee

In May 2014 the ETO Consortium elected the following Steering Group according to its Rules of Procedures below. 

Representatives of global CSOs: 

  • Ashfaq Khalfan, Amnesty International 
  • Rolf Künnemann, FIAN International 
  • Marcos Orellana, Center for International Environmental Law 
  • Sandra Ratjen, International Commission of Jurists
  • Bret Thiele, Global Initiative for ESCR 

Regional Representatives:

Latin America and the Caribbean:

  • Pablo de la Vega, PIDHDD 

Sub-Saharan Africa: 

  • Alfred Brownell, Green Advocates 
  • Michael Wabwile, Moi University 

Asia, Australia, Oceania: 

  • Hazel Lavitoria, Saligan 
  • Adam McBeth, Castan Centre for Human Rights Law 

Europe and North America: 

  • Sarah Lincoln, Brot für die Welt 
  • Fons Coomans, Maastricht University