Expert Contributors

Dima Moussa

Legal Expert

Ms. Moussa is a bicultural legal professional with over 15 years of experience, including extensive working experience on Syria since 2011 with human rights, non-governmental, and political organisations.

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Dr. Dina al Shafie

Forensic Psychiatrist and Mental Health Expert

Dr. Al Shafie is an expert clinician and trainer with more than 20 years experience working with refugees and displaced persons who survived torture and sexual violence.

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Judge Keith Raynor

International Criminal Justice Expert

Judge Keith Raynor is a Circuit Judge (Criminal Law) in England and specialises in  international training for investigators, police officers, prosecution and defence advocates and judges- especially in conflict-affected states.

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Morgane Landel

International Criminal Justice Expert

Morgane has 20 years of experience working in domestic and international criminal jurisdictions and on rule of law and access to justice, with a special focus on gender, sexual and gender-based violence, and domestic violence.  

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Nadine Tunasi

Survivor Legal Expert

Ms. Nadine Tunasi is an expert advocate, facilitator, and trainer, working to raise awareness of torture, sexual violence, and asylum issues, both in the UK and globally.

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Dr. Norell Rosado

Pediatrician with Expertise in Torture Documentation of Children

Dr. Rosado is a board-certified child abuse pediatrician with over 20 years of experience in the areas of child abuse and over 10 years of experience in the documentation of ill-treatment to children in asylum and refugee cases.

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Philomène Uwamaliya

Survivor Health Expert

Ms. Philomene Uwamaliya is an expert advocate working in primary care and public health, and in particular with programmes to increase life expectancy and promote health and well-being for people seeking asylum, refugees, and other migrants. 

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Dr. Ricardo Restrepo-Guzman

Psychiatrist Expert in Addiction and Torture Documenation

Dr. Restrepo-Guzman has more than 20 years experience working with global populations, including torture survivors, and conducting forensic psychiatric evaluations

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Judge Robert Hettleman

Expert in Criminal Law and Child Abuse

Judge Robert Hettleman has over 20 years of experience as a prosecutor, consultant and judge in the areas of child abuse and child welfare, domestic violence, sex crimes, and international criminal law.

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Dr. Rusudan Beriashvili

Forensic Medecine Expert

Forensic physician with more than 25 years of experience of practice and teaching Forensic Medicine, management of forensic institutions, scientific projects and teaching process in medical university. 

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Ruth Montgomery

Policing, Equity and Inclusion Expert

35 years as a justice and policing specialist, focusing nationally and internationally on strategy development, stakeholder engagement, cross-sector partnerships, and integration of human rights, gender, equity, and inclusion into organisational policy and practice.

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Dr. Triveni DeFries

Forensic Medical Documentation Expert

Dr. De Fries is an expert clinician and trainer on medical evaluations of asylum seekers and survivors of torture and ill-treatment. 

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