SIMON ADAMS is the Executive Director of the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect. He has worked with governments and civil society organisations in South Africa, East Timor, Rwanda, Mozambique and elsewhere. Between 1994 and 2002 Dr Adams worked on the Northern Ireland peace process. He is also a former anti-apartheid activist and member of the African National Congress.
Simon Adams was interviewed for the chapter The Power of Ideas: Responsibility to Protect in Breakthrough: From Innovation to Impact.