Director of International Justice
Lucie Canal contributes to the development and implementation of human rights advocacy strategies in support of MADRE’s grassroot partners in Iraq and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Prior to joining MADRE, her work primarily focused on the documentation and strategic litigation of conflict and atrocity-related sexual and gender-based cases in Nepal and The Gambia, and on the provision of support to grassroot activists working with transitional justice processes and international human rights mechanisms. Lucie holds a M.A. in Human Rights Studies from Columbia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and is currently based in Geneva, Switzerland.