Dr. Bonny Ibhawoh is Professor and Senator William McMaster Chair in Global Human Rights at McMaster University, Canada. He is the Vice-Provost (International Affairs) at McMaster University. He is a United Nations Human Rights Expert serving on the UN Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development in the UN Human Rights Office in Geneva. With over 30 years of experience as a human rights educator, policymaker, and practitioner, he has taught in Universities in Africa, Europe, the United States and Canada. Bonny is the Project Director of the Confronting Atrocity Project, and Participedia, a global scholarly network on public participation and democratic innovation. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. (Dr. Ibhawoh’s Website)