The London office is led by David Mepham, UK Director, focussed on UK advocacy and media work. David is joined by Helen Olszowska, Associate Director, Development & Outreach and Jessica Jones, Associate, Development & Outreach who are the key contacts for the London Committee. The office also acts a base for a number of our Women's Rights, Children's Rights, Europe and Central Asia and Africa researchers.
The London Committee is comprised of active supporters of Human Rights Watch living in and around London. It is part of the Human Rights Watch Council, an international network of Committees and Ambassadors who advance the efforts of Human Rights Watch by organising conferences, briefings and cultural events, engaging in targeted advocacy initiatives, and assisting in important development and outreach programs.