Press Invitation: A Talk with Brad Adams

Press Invitation

A Talk with Brad Adams

Director, Asia Division of Human Rights Watch

Burma Centre Delhi and Human Rights Watch cordially invite you to a talk and press conference with Mr. Brad Adams, Asia Director of Human Rights Watch.

The press will be informed on the political and human rights conditions and upcoming 2010 elections in Burma.

Date & Times: 12 November 2009 at 12:00 noon

Venue: Indian Women’s Press Corps

5, Windsor Palace, New Delhi - 110001

 

For more information:

Ms. Thin Thin Aung

Presidium Board Member

Women’s League of Burma

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Ph: 9891 252 316

Ms. Meenakshi Ganguly

Senior Researcher of South Asia

Human Rights Watch (HRW)

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098-200-36032.

 

BIOGRAPHY

Human Rights Watch

Brad Adams Asia Director

Brad Adams, executive director of Human Rights Watch’s Asia Division since 2002, is a general expert on Asia.

The division he oversees covers human rights issues in 20 countries from Afghanistan to the Pacific. Prior to Human Rights Watch, Mr. Adams worked in Cambodia for five years as the senior lawyer for the Cambodia field office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and as the legal advisor to the Cambodian parliament’s human rights committee.

Mr. Adams conducted human rights investigations, initiated the UN's first in-country judicial mentor program, drafted and revised legislation, such as the press law, political party law, NGO law, and others. A former legal aid lawyer in California, Mr. Adams graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law.