FORA.tv Speaker - R. Scott Greathead

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Biography

Scott Greathead is a corporate lawyer and well-known human rights advocate who founded WMI to provide information, strategic advice, and risk prevention strategies to corporations. Greathead is a co-founder and member of the board of directors of Human Rights First, previously the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights. Greathead has visited more than a dozen countries on human rights fact-finding missions for Human Rights First, Human Rights Watch, the International League for Human Rights, and other organizations. His writings on human rights and corporate social responsibility have appeared in publications including the New York Times and the Washington Post. He is an officer or director of several public interest organizations, including the American Conservation Association, the New York League of Conservation Voters, and Human Rights in China, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Greathead also serves on the advisory committee of the Business and Economic Relations Group of Amnesty International USA. From 1984 to 1990, Greathead served as the first assistant attorney general of New York State. He is a graduate of Princeton University and University of Virginia School of Law.

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China's Olympic Human Rights Challenges

06.18.08 | 01:17:47 min | 0 comments