List of notable or famous Amnesty International employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best Amnesty International employees, showcasing only the most prominent Amnesty International employees of all time. This list features past and present top Amnesty International managers, including both current and retired Amnesty International executives and alumni. Well-known Amnesty International staff along with current and former Amnesty International employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women Amnesty International would never be what it is today.
List is made up of many different people, including J. K. Rowling and Seán MacBride.This renowned Amnesty International employees list answers the questions, "What famous people have worked at Amnesty International?" and "Who are the most famous Amnesty International employees?"
Eric Baker was a British activist and one of the founders of the human rights group Amnesty International, and the second general secretary of the organization. He was also a founder of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Baker was a member of the Religious Society of Friends, and served as head of the Quaker Peace and Social Witness, an organization of Quakers in Britain working to promote and practise the Quaker testimonies of peace, equality, simplicity and truth. ...more
Age: Died at 56 (1920-1976)
Ian Martin is an English human rights activist/advisor and sometime United Nations official. Martin was most recently the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya. ...more
Irene Zubaida Khan is a Bangladeshi lawyer who served as the seventh Secretary General of Amnesty International. In 2011, she was elected Director-General of the International Development Law Organization in Rome, Italy, an intergovernmental organization dedicated to the promotion of the rule of law. She is also a consulting editor of The Daily Star. ...more
Birthplace: Sylhet, Bangladeshsee more on Irene Khan
Joanne "Jo" Rowling, OBE FRSL, pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have gained worldwide attention, won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies. They have become the best-selling book series in history and been the basis for a series of films which became the highest-grossing film series in history. Rowling had overall approval on the scripts and maintained creative control by serving as a producer on the final instalment. Born in Yate, Gloucestershire, Rowling was working as a researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International when she conceived the idea for the ...more
Birthplace: Yate, United Kingdom
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