European Union Senior Policy Advisor
Jerome Bellion-Jourdan has been the lead negotiator for the EU on Business and Human Rights in the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva for the past eight years. He has contributed to multi-stakeholder initiatives such as the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers’ Association, and the Mega-Sporting Events Platform leading to a new Centre for Sport and Human Rights.
PHD candidate, Cornell University
Naomi Egel is a PhD candidate in the Government department at Cornell University. Her dissertation examines why states pursue multilateral agreements to govern different weapons and how the motivations for doing so affect the outcomes of agreements. Broadly, her research is on the intersection of international security and international cooperation.