Available for interview: Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International at the World Economic Forum, Davos



13 January 2015

Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General, is attending this year’s World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos.

He will be available for interview on:

·        Armed groups and the deadly attacks in Paris, France and Baga, Nigeria

·        Counter-terrorism, surveillance operations and human rights

·        European complicity in CIA interrogation and torture operations (Amnesty International will release a briefing on 20 January on this topic)

·        The pressing need for a global treaty on business and human rights

·        Human rights issues shaping the news agenda

For more information and to request an interview with Salil Shetty in Davos between 21-25 January, please contact Dawn Rennie ([email protected] / +44 (0)203 036 5941 / +44 (0)7904 398 285).