Author, Director of Global Initiatives for Human Rights Watch
Minky Worden is director of global initiatives for Human Rights Watch, responsible for developing and implementing international outreach and advocacy campaigns. She previously worked as media director at Human Rights Watch, as an adviser to Democratic Party Chairman Martin Lee in Hong Kong and as a speechwriter at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. She is the editor of a new book on the rights of women and girls globally, The Unfinished Revolution (Seven Stories, 2012). She is also the editor of China’s Great Leap (Seven Stories Press, 2008) and co-editor with Kenneth Roth of Torture (The New Press, 2005).