Lagon, Mark P. - from United States

ID: 33691
Organization: CFR-D
Country of meeting: in the year 2016-2017

Is a thought leader on global governance and institutions, global health, human rights, and human trafficking. He is Chief Policy Officer at Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria - where he coordinates the non-profit’s Administration and congressional outreach, policy advocacy and coalition management, and research content. He is also Distinguished Senior Scholar at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.

In the NGO world, he served as President of Freedom House. Previously, he was Executive Director and CEO of the leading anti-human trafficking nonprofit, Polaris.

In academia and the think tank world, he was Global Politics and Security Chair for Georgetown University’s Master of Science in Foreign Service Program. He was also the same time Adjunct Senior Fellow for Human Rights at the Council on Foreign Relations.

In the Executive Branch, he served in three successive roles at the Department of State: member of the Secretary of State's Policy Planning Staff, Deputy Assistant Secretary of International Organization Affairs and finally Ambassador-at-Large directing the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.

Activities in the Orangization:
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