Advisory Board

The Geneva Human Rights Platform (GHRP) Advisory Board is composed of leading human rights experts and practitioners from different regions and backgrounds. The Advisory Board provides guidance to the GHRP Executive Director regarding the GHRP’s strategy, priorities and activities. Members of the Advisory Board are also actively involved in several activities of the GHRP.

Virgínia Brás Gomes

Senior Social Policy Adviser and Former Member of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Sarah H. Cleveland

Louis Henkin Professor of Human and Constitutional Rights, and Faculty Co-Director, Human Rights Institute at Columbia University Law School in New York

Miloon Kothari

Independent Expert on Human Rights and Social Policy

Florence Simbiri-Jaoko

Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and Special Envoy for the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions

Valentin Zellweger

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the UN in Geneva