Nicholas McGeehan is the Bahrain, Qatar, and United Arab Emirates researcher at Human Rights Watch. He has a PhD from the European University Institute in Florence and an LLM from the Irish Center for Human Rights in Galway. Prior to working for Human Rights Watch, he founded and ran an NGO that campaigned for migrant workers’ rights in the Gulf. He is the author of numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and has written comment pieces for the New York Times, The Guardian, and Vice, among others.
- CommentaryPublished in The Guardian