Iain Levine

Program Director,
Human Rights Watch

Iain Levine, program director at Human Rights Watch, oversees the organization’s research and reporting work. He has particular expertise in humanitarian crises, protection of civilians in conflict, and children’s rights.

His field experience includes more than 10 years in Sudan and Mozambique working on humanitarian programs with particular emphasis on protection of children and other civilians. He has also worked as Amnesty International’s representative at the United Nations and UNICEF’s chief of humanitarian policy and advocacy.

Levine, a graduate of Hull University and the London School of Economics, speaks Portuguese.