Andrew Anderson was born and bred in Selkirk in the beautiful Ettrick valley. He is Deputy Director of Front Line Defenders and was previously Director of the Africa Program and Director of the Campaigning & Crisis Response Program at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International. He is based in Edinburgh and works 3 days most weeks in Dublin. He is a Board member of Tactical Technology and the Sudan Social Development Organization (UK). His views here are personal and do not reflect the position of any of these organizations.
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