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APF Secretariat

Graphic: Director of APF secretariat greets a member


The APF secretariat manages the day-to-day operations of the APF and implements the decisions of the Forum Council.

The main functions of the secretariat are to:

  • Organise programs and initiatives that promote regional and international cooperation on human rights issues
  • Provide support to the APF Chairperson
  • Compile and disseminate information to APF members and stakeholders.

Secretariat staff members

Mr Kieren Fitzpatrick
Director

Ms Pip Dargan
Deputy Director

Ms Jenni Whelan (part time)
Legal Counsel

Ms Kate Turner-Mann
Regional Training Manager

Ms Thuy Doan-Smith (part time)
Development Manager

Ms Fasoha Aishath
Human Rights and Planning Manager

Mr Kwame Owusu-Akyeampong
Finance Manager

Mr Tim Tabuteau
Lawyer


Image credits

  1. Director of APF secretariat greets a member - National Human Rights Commission of Thailand