Manfred Nowak

Manfred Nowak

Human Rights Lawyer

Manfred Nowak is a legal scholar and human rights lawyer. From 2004 to 2010 he was the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture. Today he is Secretary General of the European Interuniversity Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation and lectures on international human rights. Since 2016 he has also been the independent expert in charge of the UN Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty. He also founded the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights.

Contributions by Manfred Nowak