Alfred Brownell

Alfred Brownell

Alfred Brownell is a Distinguished Scholar in Residence in Northeastern University School of Law's Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) and the inaugural Beau Biden Chair of the Institute of International Education Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF). Previously, he founded and led Green Advocates, Liberia’s first public-interest environmental law and human rights organization, for two decades.

Human Rights

Attacks on indigenous rights defenders should not be ignored

Dozens of indigenous rights defenders have been killed this year but the world has looked the other way.

Attacks on indigenous rights defenders should not be ignored