Senator Mobina Jaffer represents the province of British Columbia in the Senate of Canada, where she chairs the Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights..
Mercedeh Momeni is a Washington-based attorney. Since 1988, she has been working to advance the rule of law with a focus on human rights, women’s issues and refugee rights.
Rajeev Pillay has 30-plus years of experience in the management of economic transformation, institutional change and capacity development in fragile states and countries emerging from conflict.
Dr. Youssef Mahmoud
Dr. Youssef Mahmoud is Senior Adviser at the International Peace Institute (IPI) supporting the Africa, Middle East, and peace operations programs and serving as focal point on mediation and conflict prevention policies and practices
Hamida Karama is a partner with Bert Smith & Co., a mid-size public accounting firm based in Washington D.C. She has over 22 years of experience providing audit and management advisory services to federal, state and local governments, healthcare, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.