to Content
Header Image

Array Michael O'FLAHERTY Director, FRA - European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, Vienna


1995-1996 Secretary, Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, UN Centre for Human Rights, Geneva 1996-1997 Expert Advisor, Human Rights under the Dayton Peace Accords, UN, Sarajevo 1997-1998 Independent Consultant, Human Rights 1998-2000 Chief, UN human rights programme in Sierra Leone, Freetown 2000-2002 Coordinator, Programmes in the Asia-Pacific region, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Geneva 2002-2003 Senior Research Officer (Child Rights), UNICEF Innocent Research Centre, Florence 2003-2013 Professor of Applied Human Rights and Co-director,Human Rights Law Centre, University of Nottingham 2004-2012 Member (latterly Vice-chair), United Nations Human Rights Committee, Geneva 2011-2013 Chief Commissioner, Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, Belfast 2013-2015 Established Professor of Human Rights Law and Director, Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway since 2015 Director, EU Agency for Fundamental Rights, Vienna