Alice Froidevaux is the coordinator of the Latin American Center of the University of Zurich, where she studies the intersections of cultural, political, socioeconomic, and ecological processes, and between academic and non-academic worlds. She also directs Guatemalanetz Bern, an NGO addressing natural resources and human rights, human rights defenders at risk, and corporate responsibility. She holds a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies from the University of Bern and a PhD from the University of St. Gallen, where her thesis analyzed the challenges faced by grassroots movements seeking to operate transnationally.
Contribution to GTI Roundtable Human Rights
Who are the global players that constitute the human rights movement?