Board and Staff

CCPR Centre Staff

CCPR Centre Board

Our work is guided by our senior management and staff, board of directors, council leadership and advisory committees.


Victor Rodriguez-Rescia - President

Former Member of the HR Committee and SPT, Human Rights professor and President of Inter-American Institute of Social Responsibility and Human Rights
Costa Rica Costa Rica

Hassan Shire - Vice President

Executive Director of the DefendDefenders (East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project) and Chairperson of the Pan-African Human Rights Defenders Network (PAHRD-Net)
Somalia Somalia

Sarah Joseph

Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law – Monash University (Melbourne) – Australia
Australia Australia

Rafendi Djamin

Senior Adviser Human Rights Working Group (HRWG)- Indonesia
Indonesia Indonesia

Sihem Bensedrine

Journalist, Human Rights Activist and President of theConseil National pour les Libertes en Tunisie, Tunisian NGO
Tunisia Tunisia
Camila Lissa

Camila Lissa Asano

Coordinator of the Foreign Policy and Human Rights Program at Conectas Human Rights– Brazil
Brazil Brazil
Rafael Rivas

Rafael Rivas Posada

Professor, Former Member of the UN Human Rights Committee
Colombia Colombia

Florian Irminger

CCPR Centre Treasurer, Head of Advocacy at the Human Rights House Foundation
Switzerland Switzerland

Victoria Kuhn

Lawyer, Special Procedures Branch Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Argentina Argentina

Philippe Tremblay

Senior Legal Advisor, Lawyers without Borders Canada
Canada Canada

Marina Narvaez

Lawyer, Human Rights Officer, Americas Section, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
Italy Italy

Chantal Mutamuriza

Lawyer, Human Rights Officer, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
Burundi Burundi
Jakob Th.

Jakob Th. Moller

Former Chief of the Communications Branch of the OHCHR and Former Judge at the Human Rights Chamber for Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Iceland Iceland

Asger Kjaerum

Director of Advocacy, International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT)
Denmark Denmark

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