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Donna Guest

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Donna Jean Guest has been the Deputy Director of the Asia Pacific Program since May 2008, with 30 years’ experience in human rights and refugee work. She joined AI 20 years ago, conducting research mostly on Myanmar and Thailand, but also on Cambodia and Laos. She has written dozens of reports on Southeast Asia under the Amnesty imprimateur, particularly on political imprisonment; forced labour; human rights in counter-insurgency situations; and analyses of legal regimes using a human rights framework. More recent posts includes Research Policy Coordinator at Amnesty and Research Coordinator/Project Manager for the book, the Child Soldiers Coalition 2008 Global Report. She currently directs the work on Southeast Asia and the Pacific at AI.