Ingeborg Breines

Senior Advisor

Ms. Ingeborg Breines serves as Senior Advisor to the Permanent Secretariat.
Ms. Breines has a humanistic education in philosophy, French literature, history of ideas and history of arts with professional degrees from the University of Nantes and the University of Oslo. She has background in teaching with affiliation to the Norwegian National Council for Innovation in Education.

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Amir Dossal

Senior Advisor and Representative to the UN

Mr. Amir Dossal serves as the a Representative to the United Nations for the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. Mr. Dossal is the Founder and President of the Global Partnerships Forum, a non-profit knowledge platform which provides change-makers with tools to build innovative partnerships to..

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David Ives

Senior Advisor for the Youth Program

Professor David Ives is currently the Executive Director of the Albert Schweitzer Institute at Quinnipiac University in USA. The Albert Schweitzer Institute promotes the ideas and values of the 1952 Nobel Peace Laureate Dr. Albert Schweitzer on a worldwide basis. He is also an Adjunct Professor of International Business..

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Jay Kesselee Fatormah

Senior Advisor for ICT

Jay Kesselee Fatormah is an experienced Independent Corporate Information Communication Technology (ICT) professional and consultant. He was born in Liberia and has worked around the world. Jay is also a Co-chair of the Starz College of Technology Board in Liberia and a member of the Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa and PeaceJam Boards. He is a strong advocate for human rights, women empowerment and rights..

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Jonathan Granoff

Senior Advisor and Representative to the UN

Mr. Jonathan Granoff, an international lawyer, serves as a Special Representative to the United Nations for the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. He is the President of the Global Security Institute, Chair of the Task Force on Nuclear Nonproliferation of the International Law Section of the American Bar Association, and Ambassador for Peace and Security..

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Kerry Kennedy

Senior Advisor

Ms. Kerry Kennedy is the President of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights. Since 1981, she has worked on diverse human rights issues including child labor, disappearances, indigenous land rights, judicial independence, freedom of expression, ethnic violence, impunity, women’s rights and the environment. Ms. Kennedy founded RFK Compass, which convenes bi annual meetings of institutional..

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Sónia Neto

Pro-Bono Representative of the Nobel Peace Laureate, President José Ramos-Horta and Pro-Bono Senior Adviser

Sónia Neto is an adviser in the Foreign Affairs Team at the European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC), the in-house think tank of the European Commission, which reports directly to the President. Previously, she was adviser in the European Commission President Barroso’s Bureau of..

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Laura Seydel

Senior Advisor and Representative to the UN

Mrs. Laura Seydel is a wife, mother and international environmental advocate and eco-living expert dedicated to creating a healthy and sustainable future for children. Since 2001, Mrs. Seydel has been the chairperson of the Captain Planet Foundation, which provides project-based environmental learning strategies and grants to educators worldwide.

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Robert Smith

Senior Advisor for Fund Raising and Partnerships

Mr. Robert Smith serves as Senior Advisor for Fundraising and Partnerships for the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. He entered Wall Street over 20 years ago with lessons passed down from four generations of family members who worked in the investment industry before him.

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David Steward

Senior Advisor for Communication Strategies

Mr. Dave Steward was educated in Canada, the UK and South Africa. He was a diplomat (1966-1985) serving as Ambassador to the UN in 1981-1982. He headed the SA Communication Service from 1985 until 1992 when he was appointed Director-General in President FW de Klerk’s Office where he was closely involved in South Africa’s constitutional negotiations. In 1998 he co-authored De Klerk’s autobiography “The Last Trek”..

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Elizabeth Tinoco

Senior Advisor for Latin America

A Venezuelan, she was appointed Assistant Director General (ADG) and Regional Director of the International Labour Organization (ILO) for the Americas, including the Caribbean Region from 2011 to 2015. She also held the positions of Executive Director of the ILO’s Sectoral Activities Department in ILO headquarters Geneva, as well as Coordinator for the Americas. Elizabeth joined the ILO in 1991.

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