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Richard Danziger

Regional Director, West & Central Africa, International Organization for Migration (IOM)

With the IOM since 1994, he was Chief of Mission in Afghanistan (2013-16) before his current post. From 2005 to 2010 Mr. Danziger was Head of IOM’s Counter Human Trafficking Division based in Geneva. He was IOM’s original focal point for the Bali Process on People Smuggling, Trafficking in Persons and Related Transnational Crime, and was a founding member of the United Nations Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking (UNGIFT). Former chairman of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Council on Illicit Trade, q current member of the WEF’s Board on the future of migration, he lectures extensively on human trafficking and migrant protection.