Ms. Sneh Aurora
Ms. Sneh Aurora is an international human rights advocate, strategist and facilitator. She is currently the Executive Director of the London office of the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI). CHRI is an independent non-governmental organisation working towards the practical realisation of human rights in the Commonwealth, including access to justice, right to information, media freedoms and the eradication of contemporary forms of slavery and human trafficking.
Sneh brings over 20 years of experience in the human rights field, focusing on international human rights law, standard setting and policy development, evaluations and assessments, strategy development and programme management, civil society and institutional capacity building. As a former member of the international management team of Amnesty International, she led its global human rights education program and has provided technical advice and support to numerous civil society organisations, governments, national human rights institutions, and inter-governmental bodies, including the Council of Europe, UNDP, UNESCO, OHCHR, and OSCE/ODHIR. Sneh embraces rights-based approaches, participatory methodologies, social communication, and integrating a learning culture in organisations and institutions, with a sensitivity to gender issues and inclusion of marginalized and vulnerable groups.
Sneh holds a Juris Doctorate in Law from the University of Toronto, Canada and is currently based in London, UK.
Sessions in which Ms. Sneh Aurora participates
- CWP Conference - Workshop A - Empowering Women Parliamentarians and Promoting Diversity/ Intersectionality Halifax Convention Centre - B3
- 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | 2 hours