Posts Tagged ‘TED’

“The Western world depends on Africa in every possible way, since resources are scarce out here (in Berlin). So how does the West ensure that their free aid keeps coming?

Katharine (Katie) Redford, is a human rights lawyer and activist who is credited with spearheading a movement to hold international companies accountable for overseas abuse in their home court jurisdictions in the Western world, and in doing so, opened up new possibilities in human rights law. She is the co-Founder and US Office Director of EarthRightsInternational(ERI), a non-profit group of activists, organizers, and lawyers with expertise in human rights, the environment and corporate and government accountability.

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