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The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center: Past Civil Society Participants

The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center
Past Civil Society Participants

The Bellagio Center’s Residency Program alumni network is made up of civil society leaders working on an array of issues including advancing healthcare, increasing human rights, developing innovative technology, building inclusive economies and strengthening global civil society. 

Rita ThapaRita Thapa
Founder and CEO
Nagarik Aawaz for Peace
David RiemerDavid Riemer
Senior Fellow
Community Advocates Public Policy Institute
Edward HappEdward Happ
Homa Dorothy ParvazHoma Dorothy Parvaz
Public/Private Ventures
Asa TorkelssonAsa Torkelsson
Advisor, Economic Empowerment
UN Women
James Warren EvansJames Warren Evans
Senior Adviser Sustainable Development
World Bank
Wilfred GriekspoorWilfred Griekspoor
Former Chief Financial Officer
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Eddie RichEddie Rich
Deputy Head
Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Hilary PenningtonHilary Pennington
Vice President of Education, Creativity, and Free Expression
Ford Foundation
Patrick KadamaPatrick Kadama
Directory Policy and Strategy
African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation 
Burkhard GnärigBurkhard Gnärig
Executive Director
International Civil Society Centre
Urvashi SahniUrvashi Sahni
President and CEO
Studyhall Education Foundation
Onesmo OleMoiYoiOnesmo OleMoiYoi
Aga Khan University
Jonathan QuickJonathan Quick
President and Chief Executive Officer
Management Sciences for Health
Marc MaxmeisterMarc Maxmeister
Innovation Consultant
GlobalGiving Foundation
Patricia MechaelPatricia Mechael
NFN ScoutNFN Scout
Executive Director
Network for LGBT Health
Christy PichelChristy Pichel
President (retired)
Stuart Foundation
Brian EnglishBrian English
Director, Program Innovation
Global Communities
Roy SteinerRoy Steiner
Deputy Director, Strategic Partnerships
Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation
Ann NjoguAnn Njogu
Executive Chair Person
Centre for Rights Education and Awareness
Sam WorthingtonSam Worthington