Executive Committee, United Kingdom

Offers a variety of expertise.The Executive Committee of CHRI UK, which was registered as a charity in April 1990, oversees the work of the London office, which includes working as a liaison with the Commonwealth Secretariat and other Commonwealth bodies. The Executive Committee comprises members from diverse backgrounds and offer a variety of expertise. The current members of the CHRI UK Executive Committee are as follows:

Chairperson of Executive Committee, UK:

Ms. Joanna Ewart-James - Executive Director, Freedom United


Mr. Pralab Barua - Director, Paymek Consulting Ltd

Mr. Richard Bourne - Adviser, Ramphal Institute 

Mr. Tony Foreman – former tax partner, PKF Chartered Accountants (Treasurer)

Ms. Emma Kerr - Network Development Manager, Global Network of Civil Society Organisations for Disaster Reduction

Mr. Neville Linton – Consultant

Mr. Owen Tudor - Deputy Secretary General, International Trade Union Confederation

Ex-officio member:

Mr. Sanjoy Hazarika - International Director, CHRI 


Ms. Sneh Aurora - Head of London Office, CHRI