The Commissioners

The Commission comprises eminent persons from public life who provide global leadership on HIV-related legal and human rights issues by: (1) analysing what is known about the interaction between the legal environment, human rights and HIV; (2) fostering evidence-informed public dialogue on the need for rights-based law and policy in the context of HIV; and (3) identifying clear and actionable recommendations with a concrete plan for follow-up.

His Excellency Fernando Henrique Cardoso

His Excellency Mr. Festus Gontebanye Mogae

Ms. Ana Helena Chacón-Echeverría

Mr. Charles Chauvel

Dr. Shereen El Feki

Ms. Bience Gawanas

The Hon. Dame Carol Kidu

The Hon. Michael Kirby

Congresswoman Barbara Lee

Mr. Stephen Lewis

Professor Sylvia Tamale

Mr. Jon Ungphakorn

Professor Miriam K. Were

Mr. JVR Prasada Rao